Public Workshop - Battery-Powered Medical Devices Workshop: Challenges and Opportunities, July 30-31, 2013
MedSun: Newsletter #86, July 2013
FDA Medical Devices
Batteries play a significant role in the overall safety, performance, and reliability of many life-saving and life-sustaining medical devices. As more medical devices become computerized, compact, and mobile, the number of battery-powered medical devices will continue to increase. This meeting is a way to better understand and address the potential challenges related to the design/development, selection, purchase, use, and maintenance of battery-powered medical devices. It’s also designed to initiate greater collaboration among stakeholders to develop best practices, training, and industry standards for battery-powered medical devices.
Public Workshop - Battery-Powered Medical Devices Workshop: Challenges and Opportunities, July 30-31, 2013. FDA Medical Devices. June 5, 2013.