Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Impaction fixture

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 Encore Medical, Lp.

¿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
  • 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
    Impactor - Product Code HWA
  • Causa
    During the turon assembly, the impaction forces caused the polymer, black acetal copolymer form the impaction fixture to wear off on the lateral surface of the humeral stem titanium plasma spray coating.
  • Acción
    DJO Global sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice dated September 15, 2015, to all affected consignees. The notice identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the consignee. Consignees were instructed become familiar with the new techniques and notify all of their applicable users of the RSP Monoblock and Turon stems of these revised methods. When each user has been notified of these new techniques, they should complete the form that was provided with the notification indicating that they have been informed of these changes and understand the new methods. Consignees were asked to complete and return forms. Consignees with questions should call 512-834-6255.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot # 52748L02A
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Reverse Shoulder Prosthesis Stem Impaction Fixture REF 804-03-053 || The Turon and RSP Impaction Fixtures are used in the operating room on the back table to assemble the shoulder systems for implant. The Turon Fixture is used to connect the Humeral Head to the Humeral Neck, then subsequently to assemble the Humeral Stem to the Head/Neck construct. The RSP Fixture is used to assemble the UHMWPE Socket Inserts to both the RSP Socket Shells and Monoblock Stems.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Encore Medical, Lp, 9800 Metric Blvd, Austin TX 78758-5445
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source