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Medical devices on the road
Effective packaging and labelling
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Clothes make the man and the right packaging likewise contributes to the overall image of a medical device. However, in the latter case it is about far more than just good looks. Find out why the right packaging is important for a product, what needs to be considered and which international regulations for identification are being contemplated in our current COMPAMED Special.
For the most part, it receives little attention from the end consumer: the packaging a new ultrasonic device, artificial replacement or the new surgical instruments is delivered in. Yet, in some cases, it is custom-made like a tailor-made suit.The right packaging is a work of art in itself
Unique Device Identification:
In order to design safety standards and traceability of medical devices more professionally in the future, international committees are currently working on a new identification system that could apply worldwide in the future. In doing so, products could be identified during their entire life cycle."Global interconnectedness makes uniform traceability systems necessary"