Center for Devices and Radiological Health FY 2006 Annual Report Cites MedSun's Important Role in Postmarket Surveillance
MedSun: Newsletter #18, November 2007

In its FY 2006 Annual Report, the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) cited the MedSun Project as among its key accomplishments that exemplify CDRH's efforts to "advance patient safety by improving problem detection capabilities in marketed device products." MedSun is described as playing "an important role in postmarket surveillance efforts by connecting CDRH to device users." The annual report also notes that CDRH exceeded by 15 percent its 2006 goal of obtaining a 71 percent participation rate from the project’s 350 participating facilities.

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To read more of CDRH’s FY 2006 Annual Report, go to
http://www.fda.gov/downloads/AboutFDA/CentersOffices/CDRH/CDRHReports/ucm129258.pdf


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