Tourniquet

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Tourniquet strap
  • Class:
  • Class 1
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Tourniquet strap
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 222844
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

222844

Paragon Medical Pty Ltd - Tourniquet strap

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class 1

Sponsor

Paragon Medical Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 1964,Scoresby, VIC, 3179

Australia

ARTG Start Date

28/04/2014

Product category

Medical Device Class 1

Status

Active

Approval area

Medical Devices

Conditions

- 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.

Manufacturers

Name

Address

Kimetec GmbH Medizintechnik

Gerkinger Strasse 36-38

Ditzingen, DDR, 71254

Germany

Products

1. Tourniquet strap

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date

28/04/2014

GMDN

35844 Tourniquet strap

Intended purpose

To restrict or control blood flow or circulation in a limb.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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25-5-2018

Urgent Medical Device Recall: Sam XT Extremity Tourniquet

Urgent Medical Device Recall: Sam XT Extremity Tourniquet

SAM Medical today announced it is conducting a voluntary international recall of all unused SAM XT Extremity Tourniquets (SAM XT). The company initiated the recall after internal testing indicated a possible failure of the stitches securing the buckle to the nylon belt could occur, posing a potential risk when used on a human patient to stop arterial blood flow. To date, there have been no reports of adverse health consequences received. This recall is being made with the knowledge of the Food and Drug A...

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