Rappel de Device Recall Cordis POWERFLEX PRO PTA Dilatation Catheter

Selon U.S. Food and Drug Administration, ce/cet/cette rappel concerne un dispositif en/au/aux/à United States qui a été fabriqué par Cordis Corporation.

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 2
  • Numéro de l'événement
  • Date de mise en oeuvre de l'événement
  • Date de publication de l'événement
  • Statut de l'événement
  • Pays de l'événement
  • Date de fin de l'événement
  • Source de l'événement
  • URL de la source de l'événement
  • Notes / Alertes
    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.
  • Notes supplémentaires dans les données
    Catheter, angioplasty, peripheral, transluminal - Product Code LIT
  • Cause
    One unit from a demo lot of powerflex pro pta dilatation catheter was left at a hospital and was not sterilized.
  • Action
    The firm, Cordis, sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL (Removal)" letter dated December 29, 2014 to its customers. The letter describes the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately check their inventory to confirm they do not have any units from the demo lot in possession; identify and set aside any unit from the identified lot; review, complete, sign and return the enclosed Acknowledgement Form directly to Cordis at the fax number on the form; return any affected product to Cordis; share this letter with others in your facility; contact any other facility that has been provided with units of POWERFLEX PRO product; maintain awareness of this notice until all affected product has been returned to Cordis and keep a copy of this notice witn any affected product. For any physician with medical concerns, please contact the Cordis Endovascular Medical Information Line 877-DEVICES Monday through Friday from 9am-5pm. For questions related to the recall that are not adequately addressed in the letter, please contact the Cordis Field Action Coordinator Hal Baden at (786) 313-2365. For questions related to the Acknowledgement Form and its return, please contact Cordis QA at (786) 313-8730.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Catalog 4400615X, demo lot 15617883
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution: US including states of: CT, NJ, NY, PA, MD, VA, WV, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, TN, MS, KY, OH, IN, MI, IA, WI, SD, IL, MO, KS, NE, LA, OK, TX, CO, UT, AZ, CA, OR, WA, AR, IN, MN, WY, ND, NV, MA, RI, NH, CT, DE, District of Columbia and Hawaii.
  • Description du dispositif
    Cordis POWERFLEX PRO PTA Dilatation Catheter || Intended to dilate stenoses in iliac, femoral, ilio-femoral, popliteal, infra popliteal and renal arteries and for the treatment of obstructive lesions of native or synthetic arteriovenous dialysis fistulae. The device is also indicated for post- dilatation of balloon-expandable and self-expanding stents in the peripheral vasculature.
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Cordis Corporation, 14201 Nw 60th Ave, Miami Lakes FL 33014-2802
  • Société-mère du fabricant (2017)
  • Source