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Resource Library for Medical Device Professionals

Resource Library for Medical Device Professionals

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FDA 510(k) Requirements for Devices Labeled Sterile

When preparing a 510(k) submission for a device labeled as sterile, you should carefully consider which sterilization method to use because it will affect the FDA’s expectation.

United States

Introduction to FDA QSR Compliance for Startup Medical Device Companies

This white paper provides a high-level overview of the US FDA 21 CFR Part 820 and the implementation process, including timelines and strategies.

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Medical Device Consulting Services for the USA

Interested in selling your medical device or IVD in the United States? Emergo offers a wide range of regulatory, representation, QA and other services for companies looking to enter this market.

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What to Expect During an FDA QSR Inspection

This paper describes exactly what to expect from a random FDA audit and how to prepare for the inspector's arrival in a concise checklist.

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US FDA Regulations for Novel and Innovative Products

This whitepaper discusses how to bring a novel device to the US market, including common pathways, exemptions, and the de novo process.

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Regulations for Companion Diagnostics in the US and EU

In this paper, we answer your biggest questions about the obstacles and opportunities of marketing companion diagnostics in the US and Europe.

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US FDA Regulation of Human Cell and Tissue Products

Does your medical device contain animal or human cells or tissues? Learn about FDA requirements for these products.

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What To Expect From Your Regulatory Representative

Are you planning to export your device to other medical device markets? Most countries require you to have a physical presence in that market. If you do not have an office there, you can appoint an independent representative to meet this need.

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In Depth: 21 CFR Part 820 - FDA Quality System Regulation

In this video, we’ll take a look at 21 CFR Part 820, including an overview, key players, important sections, and how to maintain compliance.

United States | Digital Health Products

US FDA Cybersecurity Requirements for Medical Devices

In this white paper, we discuss US regulations for wireless medical devices, including submission requirements, risk management, and more.

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Determining Substantial Equivalence for FDA Device Clearance

Learn about substantial equivalence, which is the key to getting your Class II medical device cleared for sale by the US FDA.

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Get smart about the USA in 1 hour

Thinking about entering the US market for the first time? Understanding the FDA regulatory requirements can be overwhelming and confusing. We assembled a packet that includes the basic information you need before deciding to enter the US market.

Compare the time, cost and complexity of getting regulatory approval for medical devices
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Time, Cost and Complexity of Regulatory Approvals Worldwide

Use this interactive table to estimate how long it takes to gain approval in popular markets worldwide, along with associated costs.

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Overview of ISO 11135:2014 and Medical Device Sterilization

ISO 11135:2014 is recognized as the international standard for process management and validation requirements of Ethylene Oxide (EO) sterilization.

Download our white paper about global compliance for medical devices.
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Global Compliance Strategy for Medical Devices

This white paper discusses potential strategies for achieving global market compliance for your device.

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FDA - US Food and Drug Administration

Learn about the regulatory structure in the United States and major medical device regulations.

Libary card - US FDA de novo webinar - May 2018
United States

WATCH NOW: Understanding the US FDA De Novo Process for Novel Medical Devices

In this one-hour webinar, we discuss the benefits and criteria of the FDA de novo process for novel medical devices.

United States

ISO 10993-1 and Biocompatibility for Medical Devices

If you are marketing a device in Europe, the US, or even beyond, the ISO 10993 series is your guide to biocompatibility testing requirements.

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Transitioning to Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP) Compliance

In this white paper, we discuss the steps you should follow to achieve MDSAP certification.

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Clinical Data in Support of US FDA 510(k) Submissions

This white paper US quality assurance requirements for human clinical studies and breaks down the key elements compliant study.

Learn about basic demographic and healthcare market data on the United States
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USA – Overview of medical device industry and healthcare statistics

A brief look at the United States' medical device market, including potential opportunities and obstacles for manufacturers.

How long does it take the FDA to clear 510(k) submissions? We look at 5 years of data to identify trends.
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How long it takes the US FDA to approve 510(k) submissions

How long does it take the FDA to clear 510(k) submissions? We look at 5 years of data to identify trends.

United States | In-Vitro Diagnostic Devices, | Medical Devices

Managing Medical Device Supplier and Purchasing Controls

This white paper addresses Purchasing Controls, one of the biggest QSR compliance vulnerabilities for medical device companies selling in the US.

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Medical Device Risk Management in the New Regulatory Environment

Regulatory expectations for risk management are increasing - what does this mean for medical device companies?

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What is a 510(k)?

Learn about the FDA 510(k) process in this informative page from Emergo


How ISO 13485:2016 Impacts Medical Device Companies

ISO 13485:2016 provides an international QMS standard and introduces notable changes, particularly in the area of risk management.


WATCH NOW: Human Factors Engineering for Medical Devices

This webinar will help guide you toward a better HFE approach to medical device design and development.

Worldwide | Medical Devices


Learn how RAMS-Track can help you avoid costly expirations, save time, and stay informed about regulatory changes.

Register for our free webinar on Transitioning to ISO 13485:2016

WATCH NOW - What You Need To Know about ISO 13485:2016

In this recorded webinar we cover the major changes that have been made and tell you what needs to be done before you seek recertification by your Notified Body.

2018 Medical Device Industry Outlook Survey

2018 Outlook for the Medical Device Industry

The 2018 Global Medical Device Industry Outlook contains unique insights and expectations for the coming year from industry professionals around the world.

Register for our free webinar on Risk Management changes in ISO 13485:2016

WATCH NOW - Risk Management Changes in ISO 13485:2016

In this recorded webinar, we discuss how risk management requirements for medical device manufacturers will expand significantly with the publication of ISO 13485:2016. Manufacturers will have to change how they integrate it with their quality systems.

Worldwide | Digital Health Products

Overcoming Common Compliance Issues for Medical Software

It's not always clear what regulations apply to software. Regulatory authorities across the globe have provided little (or confusing( guidance, leaving developers to question: When is software considered a medical device?