Rappel de Device Recall TSRH(R) Spinal System 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 interlaminal - Product Code KWP
  • Cause
    Screws are 5 mm longer than the size etched on the screw.
  • Action
    On 07/12/2011, the recalling firm, Medtronic notified the Sales Managers and Sales Force by conference call and email regarding the imminent notification and follow-up activities. A "VOLUNTARY RECALL" notification letter was sent to Risk Managers and Sales Representatives on 07/13/2011 with a delivery date of 07/14/2011. The letter states to immediately remove the recalled product from use and return to Medtronic. The letter includes a questionnaires form to be completed and returned as per the instructions. If appropriate, personal follow up with Sales Representatives will be made to assure that Risk Managers understand the recall communication and to facilitate return of product and the associated questionnaire documentation. For questions, contact your Medtronic Sales Representative or the Global Quality Department at 800-876-3133, extension 3173.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Lot number 0149857W
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution (USA) including the states of: OH, NY, and WI
  • Description du dispositif
    TSRH(R) Spinal System SCREW, REF 837-645, Size: 6.5mm x 45mm, Mat'l: TITANIUM ALLOY, Rx only, QTY: 1 EA, Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA. || Product Usage: TSRH(R) Spinal System is intended to help provide immobilization of spinal segments as an adjunct to fusion of the thoracic, lumber, and/or sacral spine.
  • 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.
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