Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Restoration Modular Cone Bodies

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 Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp..

¿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
  • 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
    Femoral Hip Prosthesis - Product Code LZO
  • Causa
    Packaging burst test values for the restoration modular cone body family were found to be incorrectly transferred from the finalized validation to the work specification. testing showed that burst test results for recalled products fell below the validated parameters.
  • Acción
    Urgent Product Recall letters were sent via Federal Express on April 2, 2009 to Stryker branches, Chief of Orthopaedics, Hospital Rick Management and Surgeons. The letter stated the issue, the potential hazards, and the risk mitigation. Customers were asked to examine their inventory and hospital locations to identify the affected products; retrieve all effected products and return it to their branch or agency warehouse for reconciliation; reconcile all products on the attached Product Accountability Form and fax a copy to the number listed; return the affected product via the Inter-Org Transfer and ship it to the attention of the individual listed; attach the fluorescent orange PRODUCT REMEDIATION sticker to their return, indicating the Product Remediation #, and mark the box with the words "PRODUCT RECALL". Questions should be directed to Colleen O'Meara at 201-831-5970.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot # 211080002; Lot # 22109602; Lot # 21883201; Lot # 21910302 and 21883401.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Restoration Modular Cone Bodies; titanium Alloy and Hydroxyapatite, Sterile. Catalog number 6276-1-021, Catalog number 6276-1-025, Catalog number 6276-1-219, and Catalog number 6276-1-325. || Howmedica Osteonics Corp, Stryker Ireland, Carrighwohill Sterile. || Intended Use: For primary or revision total hip arthroplasty and severe proximal bone loss. Stems are intended to be used with Howmedica Osteonics femoral heads, unipolar and bipolar components, and acetabular components. Conditions for which product may be appropriate for use: rheumatoid arthritis, correction of deformity, non-inflammatory degenerative joint disease, revision surgery, treatment of non-union, fracture of proximal femur with head involvement.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp., 325 Corporate Dr, Mahwah NJ 07430
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source