Becton Dickinson Recalls Intraosseous Needle Set Kits, Intraosseous Manual Driver Kits, and Intraosseous Powered Drivers for Issues That May Cause Delayed Treatment Delivery

The FDA has identified this as a Class I recall, the most serious type of recall. Use of these devices may cause serious injuries or death.

Recalled Product

  • Product Name: BD Intraosseous Needle Set Kits, BD Intraosseous Manual Driver Kits, BD Intraosseous Powered Drivers
  • Product Codes:See recall database entry
  • Devices Recalled in the U.S.: 2,207 drills and 34,355 needle sets
  • Dates distributed: January 20, 2020, to May 5, 2022
  • Date Initiated by Firm: June 20, 2022

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