Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de UniCP Compression Forceps (spreader)

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.

¿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
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  • 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
    Bone Fixation Plate - Product Code HRS
  • Causa
    Reports of the uni-cp compression forceps breaking during the compression of the uni-cp plate.
  • Acción
    Recall Notice letters were sent to all Integra Sales Specialists on September 30, 2008 by first class mail. The letter informed them of the product and the problem concerning the product. The Sales Specialists were asked to return all inventories under their control with part number 339001ND from lots E6WS, E7UY, & E86M. They are required to fill out the attached form identifying the lot number for all Newdeal Compression Forceps (Spreader) in their inventory along with the serial number(s) of their Uni-CP set(s). The form should be filled out even if the sales specialist does not have a Uni-CP. The form should be faxed or mailed back to Walt Ryan in Customer Service, 609-799-3297. A RMA number will be generated for the return of any affected inventory. A replacement will be sent and upon receipt, the forceps (spreader) should be replaced and returned to the address indicated on the letter.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers E6WS, E7UY and E86M.
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Uni-CP Compression Forceps (spreader); || Non-sterile, R only, Catalog number: 339001ND || Newdeal, Lyon, France; || Integra, 411 Enterprise Drive, Plainsboro, NJ 08536 || Intended to open the UNI-Compression Plate olive, which creates a compression.
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