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Medtech Regulation In Latin America: Why Harmonization Matters

This article was originally published in Clinica

Executive Summary

What do the Latin American countries of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela have in common when it comes to the regulation of medical devices and IVDs? How do they differ in their approaches? And how is the regulatory scene changing in these countries? Christian Lopez-Silva and Henrique Frizzo of Baker McKenzie address these questions and provide a useful overview to guide regulatory decision-making in this region

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