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MAUDE Adverse Event Report: DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC US UNK SAW BLADE

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DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC US UNK SAW BLADE Back to Search Results
Catalog Number UNK SAW BLADE
Device Problem Break (1069)
Patient Problem No Code Available (3191)
Event Date 10/26/2020
Event Type  Malfunction  
Manufacturer Narrative

(b)(4). If information is obtained that was not available for the initial medwatch, a follow-up medwatch will be filed as appropriate.

 
Event Description

It was reported that the patient had under went left total knee arthroplasty. During patella resection, the blade hit the cutting guide & broke the tip of the blade. This added approximately five minutes to the cases, finding the blade & opening a new blade. All pieces were found. This account has had multiple reports of the blades breaking during total procedures.

 
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Brand NameUNK SAW BLADE
Type of DeviceSAW BLADE
Manufacturer (Section D)
DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC US
700 orthopaedic drive
warsaw IN 46581 0988
Manufacturer (Section G)
DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS, INC. 1818910
700 orthopaedic dr.
warsaw IN 46581 0988
Manufacturer Contact
kara ditty-bovard
700 orthopaedic drive
warsaw, IN 46581-0988
6107428552
MDR Report Key10816697
MDR Text Key217654920
Report Number1818910-2020-24314
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code HAB
Combination Product (Y/N)N
Reporter Country CodeUS
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source Manufacturer
Source Type COMPANY REPRESENTATIVE,HEALTH
Reporter Occupation OTHER HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL
Type of Report Initial,Followup
Report Date 10/26/2020
1 Device Was Involved in the Event
0 PatientS WERE Involved in the Event:
Date FDA Received11/10/2020
Is This An Adverse Event Report? No
Is This A Product Problem Report? Yes
Device Operator HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
Device Catalogue NumberUNK SAW BLADE
Was Device Available For Evaluation? No
Is The Reporter A Health Professional? Yes
Was the Report Sent to FDA?
Event Location No Information
Date Manufacturer Received12/01/2020
Was Device Evaluated By Manufacturer? Device Not Returned To Manufacturer
Is The Device Single Use? No Answer Provided
Is this a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No
Type of Device Usage Unkown

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