Rappel de Zimmer A.T.S. 3000 Automatic Tourniquet System (used to temporarily occlude blood flow during surgery)

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.

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  • 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
    On some occasions during surgical procedures, the unit will fail, alarm, lock into a non-operational mode and the display screen will go blank. based on zimmer's investigations, this problem is due to a defective chip on the control board.
  • Action
    Customers are being asked to remove affected A.T.S 3000 tourniquet systems from use immediately & contact their sales representative who will return the unit to the company for repair and arrange a loan unit.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Zimmer A.T.S. 3000 Automatic Tourniquet System (used to temporarily occlude blood flow during surgery)Product Code: 3011LACWSerial Numbers: 3011LACS, 3011LACL, 3011LAED, 3012BAAB, 3012BAAF
  • 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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