Traction

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Traction unit, active
  • Class:
  • (Export Only) Class 1
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Traction unit, active
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 219289
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

219289

Metron Medical Australia Pty Ltd - Traction unit, active

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included (Export Only) Class 1

Sponsor

Metron Medical Australia Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 1006,North Ryde, NSW, 2113

Australia

ARTG Start Date

16/01/2014

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

Ever Prosperous Instrument Inc

4 Floor No 2/4F Alley 59 Lane 42

Ming-chuan Road

Hsin-Tien, Taipei, 23120

Taiwan (Province of China)

Products

1. Traction unit, active

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date

16/01/2014

GMDN

14105 Traction unit, active

Intended purpose

It is used to apply a tensile force in order to create a distraction on body parts, eg, cervical, lumbar or

pelvic area. It is also used to widen the invertebral spaces for treatment of prolapsed disks, facet joint

osteoarthritis, disk protrusion or degenerative disk disease.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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