Medical Device

Patient-Controlled Analgesia Pumps Have Low Device-Related Error Rates

Patient-Controlled Analgesia Pumps Have Low Device-Related Error Rates

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The management of postsurgical pain with patient-controlled analgesia pumps may be safe, as indicated by a low rate of device-related error.

Risks and Benefits of FDA "Pre-Cert" Program for Medical Software Devices Examined

Risks and Benefits of FDA "Pre-Cert" Program for Medical Software Devices Examined

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The FDA Digital Health Software Precertification Program represents a feasible solution to regulate software classified as a medical device.

New Migraine Treatment Devices Available to Stop and Prevent Attacks

New Migraine Treatment Devices Available to Stop and Prevent Attacks

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The FDA has approved 2 new migraine treatment devices to stop and prevent migraine attacks in adults.

Device-Specific ICD Codes Needed According to Researchers

Device-Specific ICD Codes Needed According to Researchers

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Researchers are urging legislators to assign ICD codes to all medical devices, which could help identify device-related adverse effects more accurately.

Half of U.S. Physicians Receive Payments From Industry

Half of U.S. Physicians Receive Payments From Industry

About half of U.S. doctors received payments from the pharmaceutical and medical device industries in 2015.

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Therapy for Low Back Pain

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Therapy for Low Back Pain

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Bayer announced the launch of Aleve Direct Therapy, a pain relief device.

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