“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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The Medtronic, Quadripolar ITREL 3 IPG, Model 7425, is a multiprogrammable device designed for use in the Stimulation of the Central Nervous System, Peripheral Nervous System, or muscles when connected to an extension and/or lead. || The Medtronic InterStim II Neurostimulator, Model 3058, and Medtronic InterStim Neurostimulator, Model 3023, are parts of neurostimulation systems for InterStim Therapy. The neurostimulators are multiprogrammable devices that accommodates a lead through which a stimulation program is delivered. || The Medtronic Enterra Neurostimulator, Model 3116, is part of an Enterra Therapy system for gastric electrical stimulation (GES). The neurostimulator is a multiprogrammable device that accommodates a lead through which a stimulation program is delivered.