Important Information About the ASR Hip System Recall

DePuy issued a voluntary recall of its ASR™ XL Acetabular Hip System and DePuy ASR™ Hip Resurfacing System in August 2010. We understand that the ASR Hip System recall is concerning for patients, their family members and surgeons. Since the recall decision was made, DePuy has worked to provide patients and surgeons with the information and support they need.

These systems first became commercially available in July 2003 globally, and in June 2004 in India. If you had your hip surgery prior to June 2004 in India, the hip you received is not subject to the ASR recall.
Professionals ASR Hip Recall Guide
Learn more about the ASR recall and get help in answering your patients' questions.


Surgeon information
Patients ASR Hip Recall Guide
Find out how to determine if you're affected by the ASR Hip System recall and learn more about testing and treatment.

Patient information
ASR Help Line

Patients with an ASR Hip System should call +91 44 421 44842 or 0008 0065 01713 (for TATA subscribers) or 0008 0065 00226 (for Airtel subscribers). The call centre will be active from 9.30 am – 6.30 pm, Monday to Friday.

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