(a)Identification. A vacuum-assisted blood collection system is a device intended for medical purposes that uses a vacuum to draw blood for subsequent reinfusion.
(b)Classification. Class I (general controls). The manual device is exempt from the premarket notification procedures in subpart E of part 807 of this chapter subject to 864.9.
[45 FR 60639, Sept. 12, 1980, as amended at 65 FR 2310, Jan. 14, 2000]