MDCG

MDCG

Everything You Need To Know About Medical Device Coordination Group (MDCG) The Medical Device Coordination Group (MDCG) is a regulatory body of health and industry experts with the goal to improve medical device coordination, ensuring the safe and effective use of medical devices in Europe. The group is mainly known for publishing MDCG guidance starting…

MDD vs MDR

MDD vs MDR

Understanding the Differences Between MDD vs MDR: The European Regulation There are many regulations in place that govern how medical device manufacturers can produce and supply their products. The EU has a few different regulatory requirements for medical devices. In Europe, there is the MDD (Medical Devices Directive) as well as MDR (Medical Device Regulation).…

Medical Device Post Market Surveillance in Canada

Health Canada collects post-market information from a wide variety of sources after products are approved for sale in the Canadian market, then evaluates information to come up with appropriate safety measures involving medical devices. Signal detection and assessment Health Canada continuously receives and evaluates Medical Devices Incident Reports and Post-Market Adverse Reaction Reports. Through the…