Ukraine takes on EU model:
This article was originally published in Clinica
The Ukrainian government has decided to base its forthcoming medical device regulations on the European Union directives. Medical device experts from the US and EU completed a training mission earlier this year to Ukraine to encourage the country to adopt regulations that fit into the framework of global harmonisation. Ukraine has not applied to become a member of the EU, so any future regulations are likely to be similar, rather than identical, to the EU model.