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QT ANALYSIS: Shifts in the Chinese Medical Device Market – July 2022

QT ANALYSIS: Shifts in the Chinese Medical Device Market – July 2022

  • 2022-07-26 10:33:13

China’s medical device market has continued to increase over the last years due to the rapid pace of technology and innovation, increase on its aging population, and demands for better healthcare services in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Given the said market growth rate, plenty of opportunities are available for foreign companies to grab and make profits from the situation. In this article, the changes in the Chinese medical device market and factors to be considered by foreign manufacturer in entering the market will be explored.

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USA: US Medical Device Classification Update: Intravascular Bleed Monitor & The Non-Implanted Electrical Stimulation Devices – July, 2022

USA: US Medical Device Classification Update: Intravascular Bleed Monitor & The Non-Implanted Electrical Stimulation Devices – July, 2022

  • 2022-07-26 11:26:52

According to the De Novo Classification request from the respective manufacturers, the US FDA reviewed the request for the following devices, Intravascular Bleed Monitor and Non-Implanted Electrical Stimulation Devices for Management of Premature Ejaculation. As a result, both types of products are now classified as Class II products rather than belong to products of Class III.

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MALAYSIA: New Guideline Document MDA/GL/08: Re-Registration Of Registered Medical Devices – July 2022

MALAYSIA: New Guideline Document MDA/GL/08: Re-Registration Of Registered Medical Devices – July 2022

  • 2022-07-26 11:19:48

The Medical Device Authority (MDA) published a guideline document to provide information and explanation to establishments on how to submit a re-registration of registered medical device applications in Malaysia. The document prescribes the requirements for re-registration of registered medical devices for medical device registration applications that are about to expire or have already expired.

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AUSTRALIA: Clinical Evidence Guidelines: Medical Devices – July 2022

AUSTRALIA: Clinical Evidence Guidelines: Medical Devices – July 2022

  • 2022-07-26 09:41:26

The TGA has released version 3.1 of its latest guideline for the clinical evidence for medical devices. The purpose of this guideline is to allow both industry and TGA to support sponsors and manufacturers to collect, compile and present clinical evidence under regulatory requirements as well as to inform on how TGA assesses clinical evidence.

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QT ANALYSIS: Innovative Medical Device Trends To Be Observed in the Upcoming Medical Fairs in the Asia-Pacific Region – June, 2022

QT ANALYSIS: Innovative Medical Device Trends To Be Observed in the Upcoming Medical Fairs in the Asia-Pacific Region – June, 2022

  • 2022-06-30 11:51:47

Given the return and the increased popularity of in-person medical exhibitions, Qualtech has taken the opportunity to provide you with a sneak peek of the innovative medical device trends to be observed in ASEAN’s upcoming big medical exhibitions and fairs. This includes, among other fields, wearable technology, augmented reality for surgeon training and pre-operation planning, as well as virtual reality surgery with robotic and artificial intelligence assistance.

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USA: US FDA Voluntary Medical Device Manufacturing and Product Quality Pilot Program – June 2022

USA: US FDA Voluntary Medical Device Manufacturing and Product Quality Pilot Program – June 2022

  • 2022-06-29 03:18:32

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has released a new draft guidance to further a voluntary program aiming to improve quality-related processes in medical device manufacturing. The concept comes from the Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC), which assesses the capability and performance of key business processes using a maturity appraisal model tailored to the medical device industry. The overall stated goal is to enhance the quality processes and to improve the overall medical device quality, as to ultimately ensure better patient treatment outcomes.

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