Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de zimmer Anatomical Shoulder Glenoid S

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 Zimmer, Inc..

¿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
    Prosthesis, shoulder, semi-constrained, metal/polymer cemented - Product Code KWS
  • Causa
    Zimmer inc., is initiating a correction to the patient labels of products manufactured before march 20i0 by the zimmer gmbh production site in winterthur, switzerland, after receiving four complaints of a discrepancy between product patient labels and product labels with respect to the reference and lot numbers of the product. while the information printed on the product label is correct, the info.
  • Acción
    Zimmer, Inc. sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION" letter dated September 4, 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. A Certificate of Acknowledgement Form was attached for customers to complete and return via fax to Zimmer, Inc. at 574 372-4265.


  • Modelo / Serial
    REF Numbers: 01.04214.340, 01.04214.345, 01.04214.370, 01.04214.400, and 01.04214.405. Lot 2416527, 2430357, 2447460, 2450204, 2348311, 2348311, 2364768, 2364768, 2364768, 2403597, 2418592, 2418592, 2452946, 2453947, 2503319, 2503319, 2517200, 2329832, 2349655, 2388161, 2453280, 2453280, and 2533474.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution.
  • Descripción del producto
    zimmer Anatomical Shoulder Glenoid S, cemented, sterile; REF 01.04214.340 || PE Keeled Glenoid S, cemented, sterile; REF 01.04214.345, || Glenoid M, cemented, sterile; REF 01.04214.370, || Glenoid L, cemented, sterile; REF 01.04214.400 || PE Keeled Glenoid L, cemented, sterile; REF 01.04214.405
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Zimmer, Inc., 345 E Main St, Warsaw IN 46580-2746
  • 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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