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5 rows · Knee replacement devices have been recalled by the FDA or have been discontinued by the

knee replacement - implants subject to recalls, lawsuits

Aug 05, 2014 · Recalled models include: Zimmer NexGen Complete Knee Solution LPS Femoral Component and the Zimmer NexGen Complete Knee Solution LPS Flex Gender Femoral Component (manufacturing defect, FDA-issued recall, 2010); NexGen Complete Knee Solutions Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) Tibial Components, Locking Screw, and Stem Extensions (2010, component loosening requiring revision surgery, FDA-issued recall …

knee replacement recalls | stryker, zimmer & depuy knee

5 rows · Roughly 97 percent of all recalls during that timeframe involved knee replacements from just

knee replacement recalls | recall report

Zimmer Knee Replacement Recall. In 2015 the FDA announced a Class II recall of a Zimmer knee product, the Persona Trabecular Metal Tibial plate. This is one component of the Persona artificial knee system and was recalled because of reports of adverse events. The complaints included loosening of the plate in the joint and radiolucent lines

depuy knee replacement recall | recall report

DePuy Knee Replacement Recall DePuy, a leading maker of knee and hip replacement systems, has faced more recalls for knee components and systems than any other manufacturer of artificial knees. The company has several lines of knee systems and parts, designed for different patient needs, for revision surgeries, for partial replacements, and for total replacements

smith & nephews knee replacement device recalled - safety

Oct 31, 2018 · Smith & Nephew’s first-generation knee replacement device was recalled on Oct. 1 as the Food and Drug Administration announced the Class 2 device recall online, following a series of research and tests regarding the high failure rate of the device. Smith & Nephew’s JOURNEY Bi-Cruciate Stabilized (BCS) Knee system was the first-generation version of the JOURNEY II BCS which replaced the former …

medical device recalls | fda

Summaries of information about the most serious medical device recalls. These products are on the list because there is a reasonable chance that they could cause serious health problems or death

stryker knee replacement lawsuit & settlement payouts

Aug 24, 2019 · Several knee replacement devices have been the subject of lawsuits and recalls. One of them is the Stryker knee replacement devices. If you have a Stryker knee replacement and have suffered pain and other complications, you may be entitled to compensation in a Stryker knee replacement lawsuit. Common Stryker Knee Replacement Problems

fda recalls of depuy knee replacement system

FDA Recalls of DePuy Knee Replacement System Depuy has been hit with several recalls of its knee replacement system. Friday, April 27, 2018 - The knee is the largest joint in the body and is expected to carry the full weight of an individual with every step. Failing to perform properly, faulty artificial knees put the health and safety of millions of individuals at risk

class 2 device recall vanguard complete knee system

May 24, 2018 · Recall Status 1: Terminated 3 on April 07, 2020: Recall Number: Z-2289-2018: Recall Event ID: 80186: 510(K)Number: K113550 K171054 Product Classification: Prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer - Product Code JWH: Product

class 2 device recall conformis

Jul 17, 2012 · Recall Number: Z-2222-2012: Recall Event ID: 62576: 510(K)Number: K103117 Product Classification: Prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer - Product Code JWH: Product: Conformis iTotal CR-Cruciate Retaining Knee Replacement System Model Numbers: M57250600010 iTotal CR, Left Knee M57250600020

complete summary of knee replacement recalls 2017 - idata

Dec 07, 2018 · The list of knee replacement recalls for 2017 below consists of only FDA recalls. Zimmer Biomet. Zimmer Biomet, the leading competitor in the knee replacement market, maintains a broad product portfolio that has won considerable popularity among consumers. The company’s leading market share in the knee replacement device market was largely

johnson & johnson's history of knee replacement recalls

This is evidenced by a series of knee replacement recalls over the past two decades. The first of a series of recalls started in 2001 when the British Medical Devices Agency recalled the system because a component of the knee replacement called the Hyamer liners was subject to oxidize resulting from insufficient sterilization

smith & nephew journey knee recalls

Smith & Nephew (S&N) has announced several recalls for the Journey knee replacement.The problem with some implants is a defective tibial baseplate or femoral implant. If these components break, patients may develop severe pain, instability, and require revision surgery

stryker triathlon knee replacement lawsuit

The Stryker Triathlon Knee System is a brand of knee replacement that was developed by Stryker Orthopedics and approved by the FDA in 2005. Unlike older types of knee implant, which use a single hinge, the Triathlon knee pivots in a way that maintains a “single radius” design, more similar to a circle

exactech fails to adequately inform public of faulty knee

Jan 29, 2018 · What’s more, ever since 1994, when their Optetrak Total Knee Replacement System was first approved by the FDA, the company has continually recreated the product through a series of 510(k) premarket notifications, which, it should be known, don’t require any thorough testing. Instead, under these agreements, companies merely have to provide

best total knee replacement blogs of 2020 - healthline

Jun 12, 2020 · BoneSmart offers advocacy for people considering, undergoing, or recovering from knee replacement surgeries. Articles and FAQs on the blog cover …

knee replacement implant types, revision surgery & recalls

Knee replacement can help relieve pain from joint trauma or degenerative disease like osteoarthritis. More than 600,000 people in the U.S. undergo a partial or total knee operation each year, and that number is expected to grow to 3.48 million by 2030

top defective knee replacements 2017 - johnston law group

Mar 09, 2018 · DePuy Sigma & Attune Knee Replacements. DePuy Amasses Voluntary Recalls of Sigma Knee Replacement Pieces. DePuy, is a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, and also one of the biggest orthopedic device makers in the country. It is believed that doctors have already installed an estimated 1.7 million of the Sigma knee replacement device type only

knee replacement recalls, zimmer nexgen knee, safety

Smith & Nephew recall defective knee replacement systems The London-based medical device manufacturer Smith & Nephew has announced a recall of two of their knee replacement products. Smith and Nephew stopped sales of the products and alerted U.S. authorities of the problems associated with the knee implants in August, 2003

knee replacements - replacement complications of surgery

Knee Replacement Recalls and Lawsuits. Many of the malfunctioning knee implants are still in the recall stage and full implications of implant failures have not come to light. Some companies are facing thousands of lawsuits, but some have yet to be filed

knee replacement implant recall list - healthclues

Mar 30, 2017 · Knee Replacement Implant Recall List. March 30, 2017 December 25, 2019 Dr Kaleem Mohd. Last updated: 25th December, 2019 . Selection of a knee implant is one of the most important decisions that a surgeon makes before undertaking a knee replacement surgery. It is rare that a surgeon suggests an implant that is in recall list

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