Rappel de Zimmer Trabecular Metal Reverse Glenosphere Distractor(Supplied as part of the reusable instrumentation kit for shoulder replacement 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
    Zimmer is initiating a recall of the trabecular metal reverse glenosphere distractor due to the potential of the device not functioning properly should it be utilised without proper lubrication. as a result, there is a potential for the device to fail to provide impact to the glensophere when the trigger is pulled. in addition, there is a potential for the foot of the device to fracture during use which may result in the device being unable to remove the glenosphere.
  • Action
    Zimmer is requesting users to remove affected lots from use. Zimmer are replacing affected stock with replacement product which incorporates a new design.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Zimmer Trabecular Metal Reverse Glenosphere Distractor(Supplied as part of the reusable instrumentation kit for shoulder replacement surgery)Item number: 00-4309-049-00Multiple lot numbers affectedARTG 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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