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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has revealed it has received an increase in reports of breast implants linked to a deadly cancer. Read more

North America

Regular contributor Reece Armstrong looks for the positive repercussions in what turned out to be a challenging past year for the medical device sector. Read more

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The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has proposed legislation to continue medical device reviews from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the event of U.S. government shutdowns. Read more

North America

Orthopaedic fixation company Ossio has received 510(k) market clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its OSSIOfiber Bone Pin Family. Read more

North America

The Food and Drug Administration has announced it is finalising guidance on its existing Breakthrough Devices Program as well as announcing plans for a Safer Technologies Program (STeP). Read more

North America

Eight medical device firms have been selected by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to help prevent and treat opioid use disorder. Read more

North America

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Device Designation to artificial intelligence software for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) pattern recognition. Read more

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced “several key actions” to update its Medical Device Safety Action Plan with the aim of creating a more robust medical device safety net through better data. Read more

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have entered a partnership to help address cybersecurity in medical devices. Read more

Devices

Kevin Grygiel, Prisym ID, examines the past years’ labelling compliance challenges surrounding UDI implementation Read more

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is approving medical devices before studies on their safety or effectiveness have been released to the public, Reuters Health reported Read more

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The first buprenorphine implant that helps treat people who have opioid dependency has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Read more

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Strailite, a medical device that treats stretch marks, has recently been cleared by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for home use Read more

Devices

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have issued draft guidance for 3D printed medical devices Read more

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The FDA has unveiled draft guidance for secure data exchange in medical devices Read more

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A bill approved by a Senate committee will speed up medical device approvals by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and increase funding for medical research Read more

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Advisory Committee gives Abbott’s fully dissolving heart stent a positive review and recommends the FDA approve it Read more

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A robotic exoskeleton, which enables individuals with spinal cord injury to stand and walk, has been given US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for clinical and personal use Read more

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved hip replacement implants that use ceramic made by CoorsTek Medical Read more

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Avinger’s medical device, which allows doctors see inside arteries and remove dangerous plaque, has been given US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval Read more

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