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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2016-RN-00370-1
Product Name/Description Military Trauma & Haemorrhage Wound Dressing, size 10 x 17cm

Batch number 15051
Expiry Date: 31 June 2020

ARTG number: 201258
Recall Action Level Consumer
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 14/04/2016
Responsible Entity Aero Healthcare
Reason/Issue The device is typically used to protect wounds and arrest bleeding in an emergency situation. It consists of a pad attached to a roll bandage. The pad is applied directly to the wound and the bandage is subsequently wrapped around the pad. A pressure bar mechanism provides pressure to the wound site. It has been reported that the pressure bar material from a specific batch has inadequate strength and may break during use.
Recall Action Recall
Recall Action Instructions Aero Healthcare is advising customers to inspect stocks and quarantine the affected units prior to their return. This action has been closed-out on 26/05/2017.
Contact Information 1800 628 881 - Aero Healthcare