The #FDA promotes timely access to safe and effective medical devices for all patients, and supports pathways for children to share equally in medical device innovation.
(Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Join us for the Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting Aug 13-14 to identify ways to increase the availability of medical devices for children. https://go.usa.gov/xUvBD   #Pediatrics #medicaldevicepic.twitter.com/ZP3ImzNw2T
Join us for the Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting Aug 13-14 to identify ways to increase the availability of medical devices for children. https://go.usa.gov/xUvBD  #Pediatrics #medicaldevice pic.twitter.com/ZP3ImzNw2T (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

FDA ’ s Pediatric Device Consortia Grant Program (PDC) facilitates the development, of medical devices for children. 18 pediatric medical devices have been approved/cleared to date. Learn more about the PDC here: https://go.usa.gov/xUvBC   #Pediatrics #MedicalDevice #FDApic.twitter.com/HgMSCIbmra
FDA’s Pediatric Device Consortia Grant Program (PDC) facilitates the development, of medical devices for children. 18 pediatric medical devices have been approved/cleared to date. Learn more about the PDC here: https://go.usa.gov/xUvBC  #Pediatrics #MedicalDevice #FDA pic.twitter.com/HgMSCIbmra (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Many medical devices for children may be approved by the Humanitarian Device Exemption pathway. Learn how the Humanitarian Device Exemption pathway program & other pathways can bring more devices intended for children to market. http://go.usa.gov/xUvZ7   #Pediatrics #medicaldevicepic.twitter.com/LEaSk1efJ5
Many medical devices for children may be approved by the Humanitarian Device Exemption pathway. Learn how the Humanitarian Device Exemption pathway program & other pathways can bring more devices intended for children to market. http://go.usa.gov/xUvZ7  #Pediatrics #medicaldevice pic.twitter.com/LEaSk1efJ5 (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

On Aug 13-14, the #FDA is hosting the Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting at the White Oak campus. Join us and participate in discussions around increasing medical device development for children. More info here: https://go.usa.gov/xUvZm   #Pediatrics #medicaldevicepic.twitter.com/c0cuVYtTLK
On Aug 13-14, the #FDA is hosting the Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting at the White Oak campus. Join us and participate in discussions around increasing medical device development for children. More info here: https://go.usa.gov/xUvZm  #Pediatrics #medicaldevice pic.twitter.com/c0cuVYtTLK (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

#FDA Warns Against Use of Energy-Based Devices to Perform Vaginal “ Rejuvenation ” or Vaginal Cosmetic Procedures http://go.usa.gov/xUdgB   #MedicalDevice
#FDA Warns Against Use of Energy-Based Devices to Perform Vaginal “Rejuvenation” or Vaginal Cosmetic Procedures http://go.usa.gov/xUdgB  #MedicalDevice (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 30, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

#FDA shows more examples of cleared Mobile Medical Apps https://go.usa.gov/xUEPf   #DigitalHealth #mhealth #HealthTech #MedicalDevice
#FDA shows more examples of cleared Mobile Medical Apps https://go.usa.gov/xUEPf  #DigitalHealth #mhealth #HealthTech #MedicalDevice (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 25, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

#FDA issues updated safety communication for Zoll LifeVest 4000 regarding “ Message Code 102, ” and updated patient checklist. https://go.usa.gov/xUEPn   #MedicalDevices
#FDA issues updated safety communication for Zoll LifeVest 4000 regarding “Message Code 102,” and updated patient checklist. https://go.usa.gov/xUEPn  #MedicalDevices (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 25, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Even when Essure is no longer sold, the #FDA will remain vigilant in protecting patients who ’ ve already had this device implanted. We ’ ll continue to monitor adverse events and publicly communicate any new safety findings on this - and any other device. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-20/bayer-to-stop-selling-contraceptive-implant-after-threats-by-fda   …
Even when Essure is no longer sold, the #FDA will remain vigilant in protecting patients who’ve already had this device implanted. We’ll continue to monitor adverse events and publicly communicate any new safety findings on this - and any other device. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-20/bayer-to-stop-selling-contraceptive-implant-after-threats-by-fda … (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

As the #FDA learned more from patients about the serious adverse events associated with this device, we took a series of important actions to better understand the benefits and risks, and to address patient safety concerns. https://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm614123.htm   …
As the #FDA learned more from patients about the serious adverse events associated with this device, we took a series of important actions to better understand the benefits and risks, and to address patient safety concerns. https://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm614123.htm … (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

On Friday, Bayer said the permanent birth control device Essure would no longer be sold or distributed in the US for commercial reasons after 12/31/18. This came after FDA ’ s patient safety action in April restricting sale and distribution of the device and earlier agency actions
On Friday, Bayer said the permanent birth control device Essure would no longer be sold or distributed in the US for commercial reasons after 12/31/18. This came after FDA’s patient safety action in April restricting sale and distribution of the device and earlier agency actions (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

Medical device safety is a key #FDA priority. We ’ re committed to protecting U.S. patients by minimizing avoidable risks, assuring they have timely information to make well-informed decisions, and advancing devices that are safer, more effective, and address unmet medical need.pic.twitter.com/Dm73SQ213p
Medical device safety is a key #FDA priority. We’re committed to protecting U.S. patients by minimizing avoidable risks, assuring they have timely information to make well-informed decisions, and advancing devices that are safer, more effective, and address unmet medical need. pic.twitter.com/Dm73SQ213p (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

Our aim: ensure that devices not only meet the gold standard for getting to market but continue to meet this standard as we get more data and learn more about their benefit-risk profile in real-world settings. These new approaches will also help advance beneficial innovation
(Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

We'll integrate #FDA ’ s premarket and post-market activities through a reorganization in our medical device centers, creating a broader and deeper view of device safety, effectiveness and quality across the total product life cycle. Patient Safety is at the center of these effortspic.twitter.com/msK4BH9BPQ
We'll integrate #FDA’s premarket and post-market activities through a reorganization in our medical device centers, creating a broader and deeper view of device safety, effectiveness and quality across the total product life cycle. Patient Safety is at the center of these efforts pic.twitter.com/msK4BH9BPQ (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

Among our efforts, one approach: the possible development of a public-private partnership – a CyberMed Safety Analysis Board - to complement existing device vulnerability and response mechanisms and serve as a resource for device makers and #FDA
Among our efforts, one approach: the possible development of a public-private partnership – a CyberMed Safety Analysis Board - to complement existing device vulnerability and response mechanisms and serve as a resource for device makers and #FDA (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

We will advance medical device cybersecurity to keep pace with emerging threats and vulnerabilities. This includes updating premarket guidance and considering new post-market authority. We'll have an announcement soon on major new policy.pic.twitter.com/tzZKxpQbmx
We will advance medical device cybersecurity to keep pace with emerging threats and vulnerabilities. This includes updating premarket guidance and considering new post-market authority. We'll have an announcement soon on major new policy. pic.twitter.com/tzZKxpQbmx (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

But predicates may be decades old. Our new “ expanded abbreviated ” 510(k) path to market https://bit.ly/2vnc1Zl   may drive greater market competition for safer devices. It explains how objective performance criteria may be used to demonstrate substantial equivalence.
But predicates may be decades old. Our new “expanded abbreviated” 510(k) path to market https://bit.ly/2vnc1Zl  may drive greater market competition for safer devices. It explains how objective performance criteria may be used to demonstrate substantial equivalence. (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

Some devices come to market after #FDA determines that they're substantially equivalent to another legally marketed device called the predicate – this is the 510(k) pathway typically used for moderate risk devices.
Some devices come to market after #FDA determines that they're substantially equivalent to another legally marketed device called the predicate – this is the 510(k) pathway typically used for moderate risk devices. (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

We ’ re exploring ways to use umbrella regulation or seek authority to address new risks faster. We're pursuing ways to spur innovation in safer devices; creating a Breakthrough Devices-like path https://bit.ly/2O43EqH   and providing streamlined paths for comparative safety claimspic.twitter.com/30wLydOAec
We’re exploring ways to use umbrella regulation or seek authority to address new risks faster. We're pursuing ways to spur innovation in safer devices; creating a Breakthrough Devices-like path https://bit.ly/2O43EqH  and providing streamlined paths for comparative safety claims pic.twitter.com/30wLydOAec (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

We'll consider regulatory options to speed up requiring companies to mitigate safety problems identified postmarket. Currently, mitigations such as new user training or new labeling can require rulemaking, which takes time and resources
(Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

We must address data gaps on tech for women ’ s health. Our new Women ’ s Health Technologies Strategically Coordinated Registry Network https://bit.ly/2L4Tqsx   provides more evidence on areas as uterine fibroids, pelvic floor disorders & female long-acting reversible contraceptionpic.twitter.com/TAWmVh99oL
We must address data gaps on tech for women’s health. Our new Women’s Health Technologies Strategically Coordinated Registry Network https://bit.ly/2L4Tqsx  provides more evidence on areas as uterine fibroids, pelvic floor disorders & female long-acting reversible contraception pic.twitter.com/TAWmVh99oL (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

NEST will facilitate timely detection of potential safety risks that wouldn ’ t otherwise be identified as quickly, or at all. But it requires addressing variations in data standards and ensuring systems talk to each other
NEST will facilitate timely detection of potential safety risks that wouldn’t otherwise be identified as quickly, or at all. But it requires addressing variations in data standards and ensuring systems talk to each other (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

We'll establish a robust medical device patient safety net by continuing our work on NEST, or the National Evaluation System for health Technology. NEST links data from registries, EHRs and billing claimspic.twitter.com/m2UaZ6gEaV
We'll establish a robust medical device patient safety net by continuing our work on NEST, or the National Evaluation System for health Technology. NEST links data from registries, EHRs and billing claims pic.twitter.com/m2UaZ6gEaV (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

The Medical Device Safety Action Plan focuses on five key areas: establishing a safety net, exploring regulatory options, spurring Innovation, advancing cybersecurity and advancing the Total Product Lifecycle approach to Device Safety. Let ’ s look at each areapic.twitter.com/aDwVxKGjyA
The Medical Device Safety Action Plan focuses on five key areas: establishing a safety net, exploring regulatory options, spurring Innovation, advancing cybersecurity and advancing the Total Product Lifecycle approach to Device Safety. Let’s look at each area pic.twitter.com/aDwVxKGjyA (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

I, along with my CDRH colleagues, recently unveiled #FDA ’ s Medical Device Safety Action Plan https://bit.ly/2Hpc3l9   that builds on these substantial efforts, and reflects the dedication & expertise of #FDA professional staff to these issuespic.twitter.com/8NkA9VzKM4
I, along with my CDRH colleagues, recently unveiled #FDA’s Medical Device Safety Action Plan https://bit.ly/2Hpc3l9  that builds on these substantial efforts, and reflects the dedication & expertise of #FDA professional staff to these issues pic.twitter.com/8NkA9VzKM4 (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

To further enhance device safety, we've required that labels/packages of most devices include unique device identifiers (UDIs) to better track a device & have been laying groundwork for using real-world evidence from electronic health records, medical claims & device registriespic.twitter.com/e5BxqXYJbB
To further enhance device safety, we've required that labels/packages of most devices include unique device identifiers (UDIs) to better track a device & have been laying groundwork for using real-world evidence from electronic health records, medical claims & device registries pic.twitter.com/e5BxqXYJbB (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

Once on market, #FDA monitors for safety issues by collecting adverse event reports https://bit.ly/2mlhQ20   , reviewing published studies, ordering postmarket studies and inspecting facilities. We want to build on limits of these tools, as they don ’ t provide real-time informationpic.twitter.com/WJMYVcAyoQ
Once on market, #FDA monitors for safety issues by collecting adverse event reports https://bit.ly/2mlhQ20 , reviewing published studies, ordering postmarket studies and inspecting facilities. We want to build on limits of these tools, as they don’t provide real-time information pic.twitter.com/WJMYVcAyoQ (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

#FDA thoroughly evaluates risks and the potential for user error before a device is cleared or approved for marketing. But we know that not everything can be revealed and known about a device before it reaches the market
(Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 22, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

Bayer to stop #Essure sales in the U.S. https://go.usa.gov/xUnaA   #MedicalDevice
Bayer to stop #Essure sales in the U.S. https://go.usa.gov/xUnaA  #MedicalDevice (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 20, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

#ICYMI - According to @PAPATIENTSAFETY June 2018 report, the number of reported surgical fires has decreased since 2011. Read more about preventing surgical fires here: https://go.usa.gov/xU5zs   #FDA #MedicalDevice
#ICYMI - According to @PAPATIENTSAFETY June 2018 report, the number of reported surgical fires has decreased since 2011. Read more about preventing surgical fires here: https://go.usa.gov/xU5zs  #FDA #MedicalDevice (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Knowing what software is included in a device means users and manufacturers can better assess and remediate potential cybersecurity threats that may emerge. #FDA looks forward to participating in the SBOM workstream and engaging broader perspective from the community.
(Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

HSCC announced today a new workstream, conducted under the Task Group, that will discuss and seek input on a software bill of materials (SBOM) for medical devices. SBOMs can ensure that users have better understanding of what software elements are in a medical device.
(Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

THREAD: We ’ re proud to work with the public-private Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council ’ s Medical Technology & Health IT Task Group to address @HHSgov Cybersecurity Task Force Report recommendations related to medical device cybersecurity: https://healthsectorcouncil.org/health-sector-mobilizes-against-cyber-threats/   …
THREAD: We’re proud to work with the public-private Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council’s Medical Technology & Health IT Task Group to address @HHSgov Cybersecurity Task Force Report recommendations related to medical device cybersecurity: https://healthsectorcouncil.org/health-sector-mobilizes-against-cyber-threats/ … (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

The #FDA invites you to join us and discuss how we can increase medical device options for children at the Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting. Click the link to register. #Pediatrics https://go.usa.gov/xUXHq   #MedicalDevicepic.twitter.com/hL7vawmOgR
The #FDA invites you to join us and discuss how we can increase medical device options for children at the Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting. Click the link to register. #Pediatrics https://go.usa.gov/xUXHq  #MedicalDevice pic.twitter.com/hL7vawmOgR (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

If you are misusing an #opioid just to keep from getting sick from #withdrawal symptoms, it ’ s time to break the cycle of dependence. Read our “ Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders ” for hotline and provider information. http://bit.ly/2EIJb9l   #MondayMotivation
If you are misusing an #opioid just to keep from getting sick from #withdrawal symptoms, it’s time to break the cycle of dependence. Read our “Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders” for hotline and provider information. http://bit.ly/2EIJb9l  #MondayMotivation (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at DrMcCance_Katz) Source Type: news

On July 25th, the FDA will host a webinar to provide developers and interested applicants an opportunity to hear from the FDA and answer questions about the #FDAInnovationChallenge. Click the link for more information http://go.usa.gov/xQvE9   pic.twitter.com/kT7EqyTPxr
On July 25th, the FDA will host a webinar to provide developers and interested applicants an opportunity to hear from the FDA and answer questions about the #FDAInnovationChallenge. Click the link for more information http://go.usa.gov/xQvE9  pic.twitter.com/kT7EqyTPxr (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Federal health officials estimate that nearly 48 million people are sickened by food contaminated with harmful germs each year. Fresh produce can become contaminated in many ways. Follow these 7 tips for cleaning fruits and vegetables https://go.usa.gov/xU9VY   pic.twitter.com/ldh9OQWMWT
Federal health officials estimate that nearly 48 million people are sickened by food contaminated with harmful germs each year. Fresh produce can become contaminated in many ways. Follow these 7 tips for cleaning fruits and vegetables https://go.usa.gov/xU9VY  pic.twitter.com/ldh9OQWMWT (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at US_FDA) Source Type: news

#FDA ’ s comprehensive plan that places nicotine and the issue of addiction at the center of our tobacco efforts. I ’ m optimistic about the opportunity to forge a new path for a heathier America. Learn more about the plan and how to submit public comments: https://go.usa.gov/xQ7Jb   pic.twitter.com/hQxiKdMZBK
#FDA’s comprehensive plan that places nicotine and the issue of addiction at the center of our tobacco efforts. I’m optimistic about the opportunity to forge a new path for a heathier America. Learn more about the plan and how to submit public comments: https://go.usa.gov/xQ7Jb  pic.twitter.com/hQxiKdMZBK (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at SGottliebFDA) Source Type: news

It ’ s summertime and that means more skin exposure to the sun. Be sure to check out the FDA ’ s skin safety page for tips and information on how to protect your skin from UV rays. https://go.usa.gov/xU4Ht   pic.twitter.com/lGayQuxMQw
It’s summertime and that means more skin exposure to the sun. Be sure to check out the FDA’s skin safety page for tips and information on how to protect your skin from UV rays. https://go.usa.gov/xU4Ht  pic.twitter.com/lGayQuxMQw (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 5, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Happy Independence Day!pic.twitter.com/ms045M4T1G
Happy Independence Day! pic.twitter.com/ms045M4T1G (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 4, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

The Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting is August 13-14 at #FDA White Oak Campus. Do you know how the FDA defines “ pediatrics ” for medical device purposes? Click the link for the answer and more info on #Pediatric #MedicalDevices https://go.usa.gov/xU2e8  
The Pediatric Medical Device Development public meeting is August 13-14 at #FDA White Oak Campus. Do you know how the FDA defines “pediatrics” for medical device purposes? Click the link for the answer and more info on #Pediatric #MedicalDevices https://go.usa.gov/xU2e8  (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - July 3, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Happy Social Media Day! #SMDay #FDApic.twitter.com/Y4uJX3qBpz
Happy Social Media Day! #SMDay #FDA pic.twitter.com/Y4uJX3qBpz (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 30, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

#FDAInnovationChallenge https://twitter.com/HHSGov/status/1012707386061012994   …
#FDAInnovationChallenge https://twitter.com/HHSGov/status/1012707386061012994 … (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

#FDAInnovationChallenge https://twitter.com/SGottliebFDA/status/1012725536626536448   …
#FDAInnovationChallenge https://twitter.com/SGottliebFDA/status/1012725536626536448 … (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulties associated with severe emphysema- https://go.usa.gov/xUYXd   #FDA #MedicalDevice #COPDpic.twitter.com/do1EG38wMM
FDA approves novel device for treating breathing difficulties associated with severe emphysema- https://go.usa.gov/xUYXd  #FDA #MedicalDevice #COPD pic.twitter.com/do1EG38wMM (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDADeviceInfo) Source Type: news

Smoking among adolescents has declined but #ecigarette use is growing in popularity. See trends on teen #tobacco use and regulation efforts http://bit.ly/1EE2lpG   via @TeenHealthGov
Smoking among adolescents has declined but #ecigarette use is growing in popularity. See trends on teen #tobacco use and regulation efforts http://bit.ly/1EE2lpG  via @TeenHealthGov (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at HHSRegion8) Source Type: news

High doses of MDMA can lead to a spike in body temperature that can result in heart failure or even death. https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/mdma-ecstasymolly   … #DrugFacts #FridayFactspic.twitter.com/tPDHYkvW43
High doses of MDMA can lead to a spike in body temperature that can result in heart failure or even death. https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/mdma-ecstasymolly … #DrugFacts #FridayFacts pic.twitter.com/tPDHYkvW43 (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at NIDAnews) Source Type: news

A past diagnosis of asthma is also associated with #COPD in 20% of the cases. Visit https://bit.ly/1xErH2t   to learn more. #FactFridaypic.twitter.com/JWK672XtdI
A past diagnosis of asthma is also associated with #COPD in 20% of the cases. Visit https://bit.ly/1xErH2t  to learn more. #FactFriday pic.twitter.com/JWK672XtdI (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at BreatheBetter) Source Type: news

As many parts of the U.S. face an excessive heat warning, know how to spot heat stroke – and know when it's time to get medical help. http://bit.ly/2tO5WkM   pic.twitter.com/wF6D2CbUEe
As many parts of the U.S. face an excessive heat warning, know how to spot heat stroke–and know when it's time to get medical help. http://bit.ly/2tO5WkM  pic.twitter.com/wF6D2CbUEe (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 29, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at HHSGov) Source Type: news

Here are three main practices for protecting yourself online: be sure your internet connection is secure, be careful what you download, and always be careful what you post! #InternetSafetyMonthpic.twitter.com/ZpJ0aas1N4
Here are three main practices for protecting yourself online: be sure your internet connection is secure, be careful what you download, and always be careful what you post! #InternetSafetyMonth pic.twitter.com/ZpJ0aas1N4 (Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew)
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - June 28, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at ODNIgov) Source Type: news