Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Prosthesis, knee, internal, insert component
  • Class:
  • Class III
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device



  • Available in:
  • Prosthesis, knee, internal, insert component
  • Language:
  • English

Other information


  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 218000
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


Stryker Australia Pty Ltd - TRIATHLON CRUCIATE RETAINING (CR) TIBIAL INSERT - Prosthesis, knee,

internal, insert component

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class III


Stryker Australia Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 970,ARTARMON, NSW, 1570


ARTG Start Date


Product category

Medical Device Class III



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.




Howmedica Osteonics Corporation

325 Corporate Drive

Mahwah, New Jersey, 07430

United States Of America


1. Prosthesis, knee, internal, insert component

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date



46585 Prosthesis, knee, internal, insert component

Functional description

A sterile implantable Tibial Insert, designed to be connected with a Tibial Tray/ Baseplate for fixation and

to articulate with an artificial Femoral Component of a Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA). Designed to be

implanted with retention of the Posterior Cruciate Ligament. It is a component of the Triathlon Knee

System which typically includes Femoral, Tibial, and Patellar components that articulate. Made of

polyethylene (UHWMPE).

Intended purpose

A component of reconstructive knee system, connects with a tibial base plate and articulates with a

femoral knee component.

General Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKR) Indications:

· Painful, disabling joint disease of the knee resulting from: non-inflammatory degenerative joint disease

(including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis), rheumatoid arthritis or post-traumatic


· Post-traumatic loss of knee joint configuration and function.

· Moderate varus, valgus, or flexion deformity in which the ligamentous structures can be returned to

adequate function and stability.

· Revision of previous unsuccessful knee replacement or other procedure.

· Fracture of the distal femur management techniques.

Variant information

Size 1 to 8

Thickness 9mm - 19mm

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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