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Part B: Supplementary Information Sheet (SIS)
FR Recognition List Number 045 Date of Recognition 09/21/2016 
FR Recognition Number 6-382
Standard
ISO 11608-7 First edition 2016-08-01
Needle-based injection systems for medical use - Requirements and test methods - Part 7: Accessibility for persons with visual impairment
Scope/Abstract
ISO 11608-7:2016 specifies particular requirements to make needle-based drug delivery systems or NIS (needle-based injection system) accessible for persons with visual impairments. It applies to devices intended for patient or caregiver administration of medicinal products to humans.

It covers requirements to allow for safe and correct handling of the NIS, including labelling, packaging, and instructions for use. It also includes requirements for training programs, if applicable.

It covers requirements for NIS that are claimed to be appropriate for use by persons with visual impairments.

It does not address requirements for use of sharps containers by persons with visual impairments.

Extent of Recognition
Complete standard
Rationale for Recognition
This standard is relevant to medical devices and is recognized on its scientific and technical merit and/or because it supports existing regulatory policies.
Public Law, CFR Citation(s) and Procode(s)
Regulation Number Device Name Device Class Product Code
§880.6920 Introducer, Syringe Needle Class 2 KZH
§880.5860 Injector, Pen Class 2 NSC
§880.5860 Syringe, Antistick Class 2 MEG
§880.5860 Syringe, Piston Class 2 FMF
§880.5860 Syringe, Piston, Reprocessed Class 2 NKN
Relevant FDA Guidance and/or Supportive Publications
Guidance on the Content of Premarket Notification [510(k)] Submissions for Piston Syringes. Issued April 1993.

Guidance for Industry and FDA Staff: Technical Considerations for Pen, Jet, and Related Injectors Intended for Use with Drugs and Biological Products. Issued June 6, 2013.
FDA Technical Contact
 Keith Marin
  FDA/OMPT/CDRH/ODE/DAGID/GHDB/
  301-796-2462
  keith.marin@fda.hhs.gov
Standards Development Organization
ISO International Organization for Standardization https://www.iso.org/
FDA Specialty Task Group (STG)
General Plastic Surgery/General Hospital
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