Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Integra Cranial Access Kit

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 Integra LifeSciences Corp. d.b.a. Integra Pain Management.

¿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
    Drills, burrs, trephines & accessories (manual) - Product Code HGB
  • Causa
    Integra is recalling certain lots of cranial access kit due to a possibility that the seal integrity of the sterile package may become compromised during shipping.
  • Acción
    Integra sent an Urgent Voluntary Medical Device Recall letter dated September 4, 2013, to all affected customers that have been shipped unexpired affected product lots of Integra¿ Cranial Access Kits, Catalogue No.'s INSHITH, INSHITHND, INSHITHRZN.The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were advised to review their inventory and immediately stop the use or distribution of any affected product. Customers were instructed to identify and report to Integra if they do or do not have any of the affected product lots. Customers were advised how to return any affected product lot numbers in their possession. Effectiveness Checks will be conducted to determine the level of customers who: - Integra has verified, have been notified, and / or acknowledged the recall either by returning the acknowledgement form. - Indicate they will be returning / have returned unexpired affected product lots of kits. Any affected product lot numbers that are returned from consignees will be forwarded to the Integra Salt Lake City, UT facility for final disposition per its site QMS processes. Customers with questions were advised to contact Customers Service at 1-855-532-1723. For questions regarding this recall call 801-886-9505.


  • Modelo / Serial
    INSHITH Lots: W1205183,,W1207036,,W1209165,,W1209166,,W1209168,,W1210156,,W1210157,,W1210158,,W1210159,,W1210160,,W1211021,,W1211030,,W1211135,,W1211136,,W1211137,,W1212170 INSHITHND Lots: W1210230 INSHITHRZN Lots: W1209156,,W1211182,,W1212090,,W1212125,,W1212178,,W1301258,,W1302005,,W1302031,,W1303148
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution including CA, CO, FL, IN, KS, NC, NV, NY, OK, TN, TX, VA, WA, and WI.
  • Descripción del producto
    Cranial Access (CRAK) Kits, Product / Catalogue No.s: INSHITH, INSHITHND, INSHITHRZN || The kits allow for access to the subarachnoid space or the lateral ventricles of the brain. The kits are intended to be used with an external drainage and monitoring system in selected patients to reduce intracranial pressure (ICP), to monitor CSF, to provide temporary drainage of CSF, and to monitor ICP.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Integra LifeSciences Corp. d.b.a. Integra Pain Management, 3498 West 2400 South #1050, Salt Lake City UT 84119
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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