Wire

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Wire holding/twisting pliers
  • Class:
  • Class 1
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • Wire holding/twisting pliers
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 220387
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

220387

Life Healthcare Pty Ltd - Wire holding/twisting pliers

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class 1

Sponsor

Life Healthcare Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 646,NORTH RYDE, NSW, 2113

Australia

ARTG Start Date

21/02/2014

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

Boss Instruments Ltd

Suite 120 395 Reas Ford Road

Earlysville, VA, 22936

United States Of America

Products

1. Wire holding/twisting pliers

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date

21/02/2014

GMDN

32874 Wire holding/twisting pliers

Intended purpose

A reusable surgical instrument with specially designed sturdy handles and blade jaws used to grip, tighten

and/or twist wires that are being applied to the patient during a surgical intervention. It is available in

various sizes and the jaws (typically short and broad with serrations) at the working end may be pivoted or

have a ratio-lever exchange to provide greater gripping force.

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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