Rappel de Device Recall MULTIAXIAL SCREW

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 Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA Inc.

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
    Appliance, fixation, spinal intervertebral body - Product Code KWQ
  • Cause
    One screw may be longer then size etched on the screw.
  • Action
    Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, Inc sent a Voluntary Field Correction letter dated November 30, 2011, via FedEx to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. The firm will visit each consignee to perform a visual check of inventory. Please utilize the attached questionnare to account for the affected product and to record any patient injuries that may have occurred specifically related to the use of these items. If you need assistance, or if you have any related questions or concerns please call (800) 876-3133 extension 3173


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Lot Numbers: 0154947W and 0163314W
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution including the states of AL, PA, IN, CO, MI and IA.
  • Description du dispositif
    CD HORIZON (R) Spinal System, MULTI-AXIAL SCREW FOR 5.5mm ROD W/REDUCTION HEAD, Size 6.5mm X 40mm, Mat'l TITANIUM ALLOY, REF X1010484, Rx only, Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, 1800 Pyramid Place, Memphis, TN 38132 || implantation
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA Inc, 1800 Pyramid Place, Memphis TN 38132
  • Société-mère du fabricant (2017)
  • Commentaire du fabricant
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
  • Source