FDAnews Device Daily Bulletin

U.S. FDA’s Proposed UDI System May Set Worldwide Standard

Aug. 29, 2012
The U.S. Office of Management and Budget has approved the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) long-awaited proposed rule on a unique device identifier (UDI), clearing it for release by the agency. The rule, once implemented, will provide the cornerstone for a modern postmarket device surveillance program that could become the world’s industry standard.
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