Infant Phototherapy Light - Medical Device Safety Tips
MedSun: Newsletter #58, March 2011

FDA Medical Device Safety

Medical Device Safety Tips highlight what can go wrong if labeling is overlooked or not followed, and provide advice on how to mitigate risks. Commonly known as Instruction for Use manuals or package inserts, labeling includes any written material from the manufacturer accompanying medical devices. FDA’s goal is to promote awareness of labeling to enhance device safety and prevent patient harm with infant phototherapy lights.

Additional Information:

FDA Medical Device Safety. Infant Phototherapy Light – Medical Device Safety Tips. February 23, 2011.
http://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/Safety/AlertsandNotices/TipsandArticlesonDeviceSafety/ucm244306.htm


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