Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Navitrack System OS Knee Universal

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 Orthosoft, Inc. dba 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • 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
    Orthopedic stereotaxic instrument - Product Code OLO
  • Causa
    Zimmer cas voluntarily conducted a retrospective recall of the navitrack system - os knee universal software orthosoft-unitkr-, due to a calibration sequence crash.
  • Acción
    Zimmer sent a Medical Device Field Notification letter dated December 6, 2011, to all affected customers. This is a retrospective report of a correction taken on 6 December 2011. The software issues were fixed in the new software version Recall notices were distributed on December 6, 2011. Telephone: 18663367846 (US & Canada) or 5143958883 (International), Email: Customers with questions should call 1-866-336-7846 (US & Canada) 514-395-8883 (International). For questions regarding this recall call 574-372-4487.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part Name: OS Knee Universal Part Number: ORTHOsoft-UniTkr-2 Affected Lot: ORTHOsoft-UniTkr-
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US including AZ CA CO FL GA IL IN KS MD MI MN MS OH OR PA SC SD TX VA WA and WI Internationally to Canada, Australia Austria Colombia Denmark France Germany Korea New Zealand Russia South Africa and Thailand
  • Descripción del producto
    Navitrack System - OS Knee Universal, Orthopedic Stereotaxic Instrument || CAS Software application intended to assist in the placement of total knee replacement components
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Orthosoft, Inc. dba 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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