Medical technology is about products, technologies and applications used in the diagnosis, treatment and support of diseases and disorders. Innovative technologies are rapidly being developed to improve care. Increasingly, medical technology determines the quality of care.
Greatbatch has received reports that one side of the pouch may not be sealed and as result, may cause the sterile barrier of the pouch to be compromised.
Based on analysis of a returned product, company ELLA-CS, s.r.o. has identified that an unintended movement of the safety valve of the fixation - gastric balloon of the...
Recent developments on the field of supervision of medical technology:
Manufacturers of silicone breast implants must improve their technical files
Laboratory investigation on the breast implants did not identify anomalies that may compromise health of patients. However, the technical files of the implants, which...
Investigation into possible problems with hypodermic needles reveals negligible risk
Hypodermic needles produced by Terumo and other manufacturers pose negligible health risks. There is no reason not to use these needles. Nevertheless, Terumo should...