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Class 2 Device Recall Tibial Impact Pad

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  Class 2 Device Recall Tibial Impact Pad see related information
Date Initiated by Firm August 28, 2017
Create Date February 14, 2018
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on August 23, 2018
Recall Number Z-0596-2018
Recall Event ID 79103
Product Classification Impactor - Product Code HWA
Product Persona Partial Knee System

Product Usage:
The Persona Partial Knee System instruments are used by a surgeon to facilitate the implantation of PPK implantable components into the medical knee compartment during unicondylar knee replacement.
Code Information Item No. 42539909100; Lot No. (UDI No.): 63517759 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63517759), 63555750 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63555750), 63555752 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63555752), 63561883 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63561883), 63561884 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63561884), 63594911((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63594911), 63594914 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63594914), 63698564 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63698564), 63705328 ((01) 00880304810242 (10) 63705328) 
Recalling Firm/
Zimmer Biomet, Inc.
56 E Bell Dr
Warsaw IN 46582-6989
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Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Potential for the Persona Partial Knee Impactor Pad to fracture.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Under Investigation by firm
Action Consignees were notified of the recall via letter on about 08/28/2017. Instructions for distributors, sales representatives, and distributor operations leaders include to ensure affected team members are aware of the recall, review the list of hospitals included and note any not included that should be notified, and complete and return the Acknowledgement Form. Instructions for risk managers and surgeons include to ensure affected personnel are aware of the recall, ensure that the provided updated surgical technique is used, and complete and return the Certificate of Acknowledgement. Further questions or concerns can be sent to customer service at 574-371-3071 between 8:00 am and 5:00pm EST, Monday through Friday. Questions can also be emailed to CorporateQuality.PostMarket@zimmerbiomet.com.
Quantity in Commerce 1,275 units total
Distribution US Nationwide Distribution in the states of AZ, CA, CO, ID, IL, IN, MA, MD, MI, NJ, NM, PA, SC, TX, WA, WI. Distributed internationally to Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK.
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55.