Recall of Device Recall R2 Adult Zoll NonRadiolucent Multifunction Electrodes

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by ConMed Corporation.

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Dc-defibrillator, low-energy, (including paddles) - Product Code LDD
  • Reason
    The product lot was assembled with an r2 connector, rather than a zoll connector.
  • Action
    ConMed Corporation sent an "URGENT: DEVICE RECALL" letter dated March 9, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter describes the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. The letter instructs customers to review their inventory for the affected product and to stop use of the devices immediately. A Business Reply Form was attached for customers to complete and return to the firm via fax to 315-624-3225. Additionally, instructions were provided on how to return the affected devices. Contact the ConMed Recall Coordinator at 315-624-3237 for questions regarding this notice.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot 1006284
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution-including the states of AZ, CA, IN, and MI.
  • Product Description
    R2 Adult Zoll Non-Radiolucent Multifunction Electrodes, Catalog/REF 3111-1721, NON-STERILE, ASSEMBLED IN MEXICO, CONMED CORPORATION, 525 FRENCH ROAD, UTICA, NY 13505. || This device, when connected to a monitor/defibrillator has the ability to monitor the electro-cardio function (ECG) of the patient. The device, when electrically activated by the monitor/defibrillator can pace the heart rate of the patient and may also transmit the electrical current to the patient for cardio-conversion. This is a non-sterile, disposable device.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    ConMed Corporation, 525 French Road, Utica NY 13502
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source