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Emergency Use Authorizations (EUAs) for COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests, Ventilators, and Respirators

Mar 25 - EUAs make available diagnostic and therapeutic medical devices to diagnose and respond to the COVID-19 public health emergency.

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Medical Device Safety

Safety Communications, Recalls, Letters to Health Care Providers, Reporting Adverse Events (MDR and MedSun)

Digital Health

Cybersecurity, mobile medical applications, wireless medical devices, Software as Medical Device (SaMD)

Science and Research

CDRH research programs, epidemiology, medical device development tools (MDDT)

International Programs

International Medical Device Regulators Forum, Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP)

News & Events

CDRHNew daily updates, webinars, meetings, workshops, conferences

Resources for You

Information for consumers and health care providers, letters to industry

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Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Food and Drug Administration
10903 New Hampshire Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20993

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Information and news on device recalls, other safety issues, approvals, and other device and radiation-emitting product topics.