Traction

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Traction system skull tongs
  • Class:
  • Class 1
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Traction system skull tongs
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 217774
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

217774

C R Kennedy & Co Pty Ltd - Traction system skull tongs

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class 1

Sponsor

C R Kennedy & Co Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 82,PORT MELBOURNE, VIC, 3207

Australia

ARTG Start Date

27/11/2013

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

AS Medizintechnik GmbH

Sattlerstrasse 15

Tuttlingen, , 78532

Germany

Products

1. Traction system skull tongs

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date

27/11/2013

GMDN

46528 Traction system skull tongs

Intended purpose

A device designed to provide traction to the cervical spine by applying an upward longitudinal force from a

traction system to the skull that causes hyperextension of the head and neck. It is typically a two-arm

pivoted device that is attached to the skull using pins.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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