Reuse of single use devices
This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
FDA's proposed strategy for regulating reuse of single use medical devices "would continue to ignore the [Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act] and leave patients at risk," the Association of Disposable Device Manufacturers maintains in a Nov. 19 letter to Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.). The association expresses support for H.R. 3148, introduced Oct. 26 by Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) and Upton (1"The Gray Sheet, Nov. 1, p. 6), which "will motivate the FDA to protect U.S. patients from reprocessed single use devices"
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