Main information

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



  • Available in:
  • Tourniquet,
  • Language:
  • English

Other information


  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 222748
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


GH Medical Pty Ltd - Tourniquet, <specify>

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class 1


GH Medical Pty Ltd

Postal Address

18 / 21 Resenberg Close,Varsity Lakes, QLD, 4227


ARTG Start Date


Product category

Medical Device Class 1



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.




Korea MCD Co Ltd

805 Unitechvill 142 Ilsan-ro Ilsandong-gu

Goyang-shi, Gyeonggi-do,

Korea - Republic of


1. Tourniquet, <specify>

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date



14072 Tourniquet, <specify>

Intended purpose

A dressing that may be manually or pneumatically operated and that is used for the compression of a

blood vessel by application around an extremity to control the circulation and prevent the flow of blood to

or from the distal area.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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