In the current issue of the JMDR...

  • IVDs in Europe: EDMA looks at where we are now with IVD legislation in Europe under a new Commission, a new Parliament and another Presidency
     
  • China: a summary of the mandatory in-China clinical trial requirements for imported medical devices
     
  • Vigilance: Anne Tobin of the HPRA in Ireland provides a Competent Authority's perspective on the future for medical device vigilance
     
  • Japan: an overview of new regulatory requirements for medical devices in Japan under the 'Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Law'
     
  • Medical device and IVD regulatory updates: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, the European Union, Germany, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, International, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, the UK and the USA
     
  • Country overview: summary of the medical device regulatory requirements in Argentina
     
  • Meeting report: Janine Jamieson of the UK MHRA reports on two conferences covering drug-device combination products in Europe
     
  • Book review: 'Biointegration of medical implant materials (science and design)'