Rappel de Zimmer NexGen Trabecular Metal Tibial (Replacement) Impactor Pad Instruments

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
    Zimmer has received complaints related to the fracture of trabecular metal tibial impactor pad instruments. based on the investigation results of these complaints, zimmer determined that the instructions relating to the assembly/disassembly of the trabecular metal tibial impactor with/from tm tibial impactor pads require clarification to avoid fracture.
  • Action
    Zimmer is providing additional instructions relating to the assembly/disassembly of the Trabecular Metal Tibial Impactor with/from TM tibial Impactor Pads.Users are also advised that after removal of the pads to inspect them for any cracks or damage, including any cracks around the prongs. If any of the prongs are broken, or if any cracks or damage are observed, replacement pads can be requested through Zimmer's sales representative. This action has been closed-out on 06/06/2016.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Zimmer NexGen Trabecular Metal Tibial (Replacement) Impactor Pad InstrumentsItem Numbers: 00-5953-056-00 & 00-5953-056-06ARTG Number: 109936
  • 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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