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Brexit and Medical Devices Regulation in the United Kingdom

On 01 September 2020, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) published new guidance on how medical devices will be regulated in the UK from 01 January 2021, following the UK departure from the European Union.

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Medical Device Regulation (MDR) – 11 Key Changes

The EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) is the most significant regulatory change in Europe in over 20 years. The MDR will replace the Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC, effective 26th May 2020. The MDR entered into force in 2017 with …

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Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)

SaMD: A need for Regulatory Reform in Australia
In February 2019, the TGA issued a consultation for feedback from industry on how Software as a Medical Device (SaMD) is regulated in Australia. Currently, SaMD is regulated under the existing medical …

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5 Things to Know About MDSAP in 2020

What is the Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP)?
The Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP) was launched by the International Medical Device Regulators Forum (IMDRF) in 2014 as a pilot program, satisfying the requirements of the pilot program in …