• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Class 2 Device Recall Foundation Tibial Broach

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail
Super Search Devices@FDA
510(k) | DeNovo | Registration & Listing | Adverse Events | Recalls | PMA | HDE | Classification | Standards
CFR Title 21 | Radiation-Emitting Products | X-Ray Assembler | Medsun Reports | CLIA | TPLC | Inspections

New Search Back to Search Results
 Class 2 Recall
Foundation Tibial Broach
see related information
Date Posted December 02, 2011
Recall Status1 Terminated on September 05, 2012
Recall Number Z-0349-2012
Recall Event ID 60245
Premarket Notification
510(K) Number
Product Classification Prosthesis, Knee, Patellofemorotibial, Semi-Constrained, Cemented, Polymer/Metal/Polymer - Product Code JWH
Product Foundation Tibial Broach P/N 801-01-013 Foundation Tibial Broach to be used in conjunction with the Tibial Sizing Template and Tibial Broach Guide to prepare the resected tibial plateau for acceptance of a keeled tibial Baseplate stem. P/N 801-01-013
Code Information Lot#'s 35149L02, 36204L06, 37990L06, 38272L13, and 50479L12
Recalling Firm/
Encore Medical, Lp
9800 Metric Blvd
Austin, Texas 78758
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
The strike plate may dislodge from the broach stem handle during impaction of the device.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Action DJO Global sent an URGENT FIELD SAFETY NOTICE letter dated October 26, 2011, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to pass the information to all those who need to be aware within their organization or to any organization where the affected devices have been transferred. Customers should contact Customer Service to place a replacement order and receive an RMA number and return all affected devices using the RMA number. For any questions call (512) 834-6255.
Quantity in Commerce 30 units
Distribution Worldwide Distribution - USA including AR, AZ, CA, LA, MD, NY, TX, UT and Puerto Rico and the countries of United Kingdom and Italy
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = JWH and Original Applicant = ENCORE ORTHOPEDICS, INC.