Brazil’s Anvisa Updates Medical Device Regulations with RDC 751/2022.
The Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA) issued the new medical device regulation RDC No. 751/2022 on Sept. 21, 2022.
The U.S FDA Announces Pilot Program for Medical Device Submission with Health Canada
Overview On January 2023, the FDA announced that it has partnered with Health Canada to launch a joint eSTAR pilot. The pilot will allow medical device manufacturers to submit a premarket notice submission to FDA and Health Canada simultaneously. Introduction The eSTAR is an interactive PDF form that helps guide applicants through the medical device […]
China’s CMDE Drafts Guidelines for the Registration of Implantable Medical Devices
On January 2023, the CMDE issued Chinese regulators issue regulations for enterprises’ management of medical device safety, plus draft guidelines for the registration and review of implantable medical device batteries.
US FDA Issues Rule to Streamline Radiological Health Regulations
On January 2023, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published Radiological Health Regulations for Recording and Reporting Radiation Emitting Electronic Products and Performance Standards for X-ray, Laser and Ultrasonic Diagnostic Products.
Brazil’s Anvisa authorizes Remdesivir for Pediatric- Use in the treatment of Covid-19
Anvisa approved, on Monday (11/21), the extension of use of the antiviral drug Remdesivir for pediatric use in the treatment of Covid-19.
FDA-Advancing Real World Evidence Program
In October 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is announcing the Advancing Real-World Evidence (RWE) Program
Brazil’s ANVISA Announces Medical Device Registration 2022 Updates
ANVISA Brazil announced in early September 2022 important updates to its Collegiate Directorate Resolution (RDC) 185/2001.
The changes strengthen the country’s medical device registration regulations on the effective date of March 1, 2023.
FDA Approves Free Sale of OTC Hearing Aids
In August 2022, the FDA finalizes the historic rule allowing millions of Americans access to over-the-counter hearing aids.
US-FDA TRANSITION PLAN FOR MEDICAL DEVICE UNDER EUA IN USA
On December 31st, 2021, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the draft of new guidance that outlines the transition plan for devices granted and marketed in USA under EUA designation during the coronavirus pandemic.
NMPA releases a final guidance on Device Master File (DMF) submissions
As per the Announcement no. 36 of 2021, lists requirements for voluntary submission of domestic Class III and imported Class II and III medical devices and IVDs.
EU Medical Device Regulation Technical Documentation Structure and Requirements
The main purpose of technical documentation in the EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) is to prove that a medical device meets the general safety and performance requirements.
China’s NMPA announces Delay of Unique Device Identification (UDI) Implementation
Due to the Coronavirus, Chinese Regulatory Authority, National Medical Products administration (NMPA). decided to delay UDI implantation to next year January 2021.