Rappel de Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial Plate, all sizes

Selon Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, ce/cet/cette rappel concerne un dispositif en/au/aux/à Australia qui a été fabriqué par Zimmer Pty Ltd.

Qu'est-ce que c'est?

Une correction ou un retrait opéré par un fabricant afin de répondre à un problème causé par un dispositif médical. Les rappels surviennent lorsqu'un dispositif médical est défectueux, lorsqu'il pourrait poser un risque pour la santé, ou les deux à la fois.

En savoir plus sur les données ici
  • Type d'événement
  • ID de l'événement
  • Classe de risque de l'événement
    Class II
  • Date de mise en oeuvre de l'événement
  • Pays de l'événement
  • Source de l'événement
  • URL de la source de l'événement
  • Notes / Alertes
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Notes supplémentaires dans les données
  • Cause
    Zimmer is initiating a hazard alert for the persona trabecular metal™ tibial plate as the current complaint rate (0.61%) for radiolucent lines and loosening is higher than zimmer’s expectations and experience based on zimmer’s similar devicesout of the 0.61% complaints received, 36% identified symptomatic radiolucent lines or were revised for loosening, 28% identified asymptomatic radiolucencies, 8% subsided, and 28% were inconclusive. aseptic loosening of cementless tibial implant components is one of the most prevalent causes for revision in total knee arthroplasty and a number of factors may contribute to the loosening failure mode, including patient characteristics, rehabilitation protocol and compliance, surgical technique, and product features. there have been no revisions or reports of radiolucency lines or loosening in australia.
  • Action
    Surgeons are advised to follow-up with patients implanted with Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial Plate and also continue their normal post-operative follow -up routine. For additional information please see https://www.tga.gov.au/alert/persona-trabecular-metal-tibial-plate-used-knee-replacements . This action has been closed-out on 18/07/2016,


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial Plate, all sizes Part Numbers:42-5300-064-01, 42-5300-067-01, 42-5300-071-01, 42-5300-075-01, 42-5300-079-01, 42-5300-083-01, 42-5300-088-01, 42-5300-064-02, 42-5300-067-02, 42-5300-071-02, 42-5300-075-02, 42-5300-079-02, 42-5300-083-02 & 42-5300-088-02ARTG number: 222393
  • Manufacturer


  • Société-mère du fabricant (2017)
  • Commentaire du fabricant
    “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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