Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de PopLok" Knotless Suture Anchor with Disposable Driver

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 ConMed Corporation.

¿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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Fastener, fixation, nondegradable, soft tissue - Product Code MBI
  • Causa
    Manufactured with the incorrect anchor outer body.
  • Acción
    On April 17, 2017 CONMED distributed Urgent Device Recall notices and business reply forms to customers via USPS First Class. Customers are instructed to stop use of the devices immediately and to review inventory for any of the affected product. CONMED requests that customers contact all departments within their facilities and any other facilities within your organization that may have received affected products. It is imperative that all end users of these devices receive the notice and respond immediately. Customers who have received affected product are expected to complete the Business Reply Form and return it with unused devices. Customers who do not have any affected devices to return are still advised to complete and return the Business Reply Form via email to: Customers with questions can contact the Field Action Support Team at 1-800-237-0169.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Number 786351
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    CA, IN, KS, MD, NY, OH, PA, TN, TX & WI
  • Descripción del producto
    Nonabsorbable suture anchor system intended to reattach soft tissue to bone in orthopedic surgical procedures may be used in either arthroscopic or open surgical procedures.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    ConMed Corporation, 525 French Rd, Utica NY 13502-5945
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source