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Guidance on Premarket Notification [510(K)] Submissions for Short-Term and Long-Term Intravascular Catheters March 1995

Final
Issued by:
Guidance Issuing Office
Center for Devices and Radiological Health

This guidance was written prior to the February 27, 1997 implementation of FDA's Good Guidance Practices, GGP's. It does not create or confer rights for or on any person and does not operate to bind FDA or the public. An alternative approach may be used if such approach satisfies the requirements of the applicable statute, regulations, or both. This guidance will be up dated in the next revision to include the standard elemnt s of GGP 's .


Guidance on Premarket Notification 510(k) Submission for Short-Term Long-Tern Intravascular Catheters reflects a perceived need to address complications associated with this device. Manufacturing technology and clinical expertise have evolved such that commercially available catheters (and their associated labeling) may no longer adequately reflect the current expectation for safe and effective application.


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Submit comments on this guidance document electronically via docket ID: FDA-2013-S-0610 - Specific Electronic Submissions Intended For FDA's Dockets Management Staff (i.e., Citizen Petitions, Draft Proposed Guidance Documents, Variances, and other administrative record submissions)

If unable to submit comments online, please mail written comments to:

Dockets Management
Food and Drug Administration
5630 Fishers Lane, Rm 1061
Rockville, MD 20852

All comments should be identified with the title of the guidance.