Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Piccolo Composite Nailing System - Fixation nail, intramedullary, arthrodesis
  • Class:
  • Class IIb
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device



  • Available in:
  • Piccolo Composite Nailing System - Fixation nail, intramedullary, arthrodesis
  • Language:
  • English

Other information


  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 222647
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


JOI Orthopaedics Pty Ltd - Piccolo Composite Nailing System - Fixation nail, intramedullary, arthrodesis

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class IIb


JOI Orthopaedics Pty Ltd

Postal Address

44 Iffla Street,South Melbourne, VIC, 3205


ARTG Start Date


Product category

Medical Device Class IIb



Approval area

Medical Devices


- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,

Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations

2002 for relevant information.

- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal

offence; and civil penalties may apply.




CarboFix Orthopedics Ltd

11 Ha'hoshlim Street

, Herzeliya, 46724



1. Piccolo Composite Nailing System - Fixation nail, intramedullary, arthrodesis

Product Type

Medical device system

Effective date



44854 Fixation nail, intramedullary, arthrodesis

Intended purpose

A rod made of continuous carbon fibre reinforced polymer, which, when inserted into the intramedullary

canal of long bones (e.g., femur, tibia, humerus, talus, fibula, radius, ulna, glenoid), acts as an

immobilization device by holding the ends of a fractured or diseased bone together (i.e., in position) for the

purpose of fusion or arthrodesis (the operation of fixing a joint in a given position from which it cannot be

moved) in orthopaedic surgery. The device is used for traumatic repair or reconstructive procedures; it

includes screws to lock into place.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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