Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Zimmer PSI Knee Persona" Jigs (Patient Specific Instrumentation)

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Zimmer CAS.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer - Product Code JWH
  • Causa
    Internal discovery found that the mri scans in some psi knee guides involved an additional rotation adjustments that could potentially lead to misalignment due to a design flaw.
  • Acción
    The firm, Zimmer CAS, sent an "URGENT: MEDICAL DEVICE NOTIFICATION" dated November 3, 2014 to its customers. The notice described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to read this notice and be familiar with its contents; complete and return the attachment 1 CERTIFICATE OF ACKNOWLEDGEMENT form via fax to Zimmer Inc. at (574) 372-4265 or scan and email to; and maintain a copy of the completed attachment 1 for your files. If you have questions concerning this notice, please call 514-861-4074 ext 292 or email:


  • Modelo / Serial
    BKL0398L 20-8070-002-01; DHA0645L 20-8070-002-01; DHA0646R 20-8070-002-02; ECO0516L 20-8070-002-01; GHE0651R 20-8070-002-02; KAD0595L 20-8070-002-01; KWI0523R 20-8070-002-02; MHA0483L 20-8070-002-01; MHA0484R 20-8070-002-02; MKE0659R 20-8070-002-02; MMA0728R 20-8070-002-02; SSC0782L 20-8070-001-01; TCA0582L 20-8070-002-01; THO0803L 20-8070-002-01; TMA0760L 20-8070-002-01;  Expiration dates 5/8/14-12/31/15
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution in states of: AZ, CO, IL, OR, and WA.
  • Descripción del producto
    PSI Knee System- Prosthesis, knee patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/meal/polymer || The Zimmer PSI Knee System is indicated as an orthopedic instrument system to assist in the positioning of knee replacement components.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Zimmer CAS, 75 Queen St #3300, Montreal Canada
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
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