Development Cycle of Medical Devices:. A Path of Opportunities for Information Professionals. Donna Gay Pharma & Health Tech Div, SLA 2007 Spring Meeting – Boston March 19, 2007. What is a “ Medical Device ” ?.
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A Path of Opportunities for Information Professionals
Pharma & Health Tech Div, SLA
2007 Spring Meeting – Boston
March 19, 2007
From section 201(h) of the Federal Food Drug & Cosmetic (FD&C) Act:"an instrument, apparatus, implement, machine, contrivance, implant, in vitro reagent, or other similar or related article, including a component part, or accessory which is:
recognized in the official National Formulary, or the United States Pharmacopoeia, or any supplement to them,intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease, in man or other animals, or ~ from section 201(h) of the Federal Food Drug & Cosmetic (FD&C) Act
intended to affect the structure or any function of the body of man or other animals, and which does not achieve any of its primary intended purposes through chemical action within or on the body of man or other animals and which is not dependent upon being metabolized for the achievement of any of its primary intended purposes." ~ from section 201(h) of the Federal Food Drug & Cosmetic (FD&C) Act
•CDRH - Center for Devices & Radiological Health
•CFR 21, Parts 800-1299
•Device classifications: I, II, III