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Supply Issues BSN Medical Ltd Skin Traction Kit ESC051 (ICN 2323)

Important Customer Notice Supply Issues

Ref: 2023/2323 ICN Number: 2323


  • The supplier BSN Medical Ltd has informed us of a supply issue with its Skin Traction Kit products.
  • The supply issue is due to supplier manufacturing issues.


  • ESC051 is currently suspended and unavailable to order.
  • One product code is affected in total.
  • A potential indirect alternative product is available to order through our online catalogue:
    • ESB151, Skin Traction Kit.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code and potential alternative.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 30 November 2023.

Next Steps:              

  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the potential indirect alternative product.
  • The continuing supply issue is being monitored in conjunction with the supplier and we will continue to monitor the stock situation to minimise further disruption and update this ICN with the latest information as it becomes available.
  • However, as this is currently a disrupted market and supply is subject to rapid change, the alternatives offered may also be experiencing temporary supply issues and therefore, customers may need to consider clinically reviewing all additional alternatives provided.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Services Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

Downloads ▼

  • 2323 BSN Medical Product Listing with Alternatives 30 October 2023

    An Excel file showing the product listing with alternatives for ICN 2323.
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