Medical devices – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:46:49 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Medical devices – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Commission reassures ‘worried’ member states on Health Technology Assessment https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-reassures-worried-member-states-on-health-technology-assessment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-reassures-worried-member-states-on-health-technology-assessment/#respond Wed, 10 Jan 2018 05:13:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1202821 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-reassures-worried-member-states-on-health-technology-assessment/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/medical_device_flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Silicones – enabling the next big leap in prosthetics and health [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/silicones-enabling-the-next-big-leap-in-prosthetics-and-health/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/silicones-enabling-the-next-big-leap-in-prosthetics-and-health/#respond Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:30:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1183444 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/silicones-enabling-the-next-big-leap-in-prosthetics-and-health/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/10/CES-150x150.png150150 Brexit regulatory uncertainty ‘threatens UK med tech’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/brexit-regulatory-uncertainty-threatens-uk-med-tech/ Wed, 03 May 2017 04:00:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1142431 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/05/Med-tech-150x150.jpg150150 Parliament wants medical devices traced, scrutinised 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https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1131200 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-transport-accessibility/opinion/airlines-failing-to-accommodate-passengers-in-need-of-oxygen-treatment/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/03/shutterstock_604824566-150x150.jpg150150 Action for hearing loss: Make a sound investment [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/action-for-hearing-loss-make-a-sound-investment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/action-for-hearing-loss-make-a-sound-investment/#respond Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:25:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1127904 Helga Stevens and Roberta Metsola hosted a lunch debate in the European Parliament titled, “Action for hearing loss: Make a sound investment”.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/action-for-hearing-loss-make-a-sound-investment/feed/ 0 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/danes-want-chemicals-out-of-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/danes-want-chemicals-out-of-medical-devices/#respond Tue, 09 Jul 2013 07:42:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831422 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/danes-want-chemicals-out-of-medical-devices/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/11/Medical devices stethoscope_Smaller-150x150.jpeg150150 MEPs divided ahead of vote on medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/meps-divided-ahead-of-vote-on-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/meps-divided-ahead-of-vote-on-medical-devices/#respond Fri, 05 Jul 2013 07:56:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831420 SPECIAL REPORT / A vote in the European Parliament's Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) Committee over the EU's proposed new medical devices regulation, which was supposed to take place on 10 July, has been postponed until September to give lawmakers more time to work on compromise amendments. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/meps-divided-ahead-of-vote-on-medical-devices/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/02/Doctor-150x150.jpeg150150 Medical tech sector worried about innovation, SMEs https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-tech-sector-worried-about-innovation-smes/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-tech-sector-worried-about-innovation-smes/#respond Thu, 04 Jul 2013 07:48:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831424 SPECIAL REPORT / The European medical technology industry worries that a centralised pre-market authorisation system in Europe will destroy innovation, research and development within the sector. It warns especially that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) could disappear with the proposed new system. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-tech-sector-worried-about-innovation-smes/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/07/Innovation-150x150.jpeg150150 Patient groups: Safety first in new medical devices regulation https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/patient-groups-safety-first-in-new-medical-devices-regulation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/patient-groups-safety-first-in-new-medical-devices-regulation/#respond Tue, 02 Jul 2013 07:54:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831419 SPECIAL REPORT / Recent health scandals involving faulty breast implants and toxic replacement hips have illustrated the need to strengthen safety checks on medical devices in the EU, according to patient groups. A new EU regulation currently in the works must rectify this by putting patient safety first, they argue. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/patient-groups-safety-first-in-new-medical-devices-regulation/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/07/patient-150x150.jpeg150150 More work needed to ensure safe medical devices in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/more-work-needed-to-ensure-safe-medical-devices-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/more-work-needed-to-ensure-safe-medical-devices-in-europe/#respond Mon, 01 Jul 2013 17:13:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841313 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/more-work-needed-to-ensure-safe-medical-devices-in-europe/feed/ 0 EU at crossroads on new medical devices legislation https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-at-crossroads-on-new-medical-devices-legislation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-at-crossroads-on-new-medical-devices-legislation/#respond Mon, 01 Jul 2013 08:00:27 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831428 SPECIAL REPORT / While the EU institutions, industry, health campaigners and doctors all agree that the European approval system for medical devices – ranging from contact lenses to pacemakers – needs to be updated, the way forward on how to do it leaves politicians and stakeholders divided. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-at-crossroads-on-new-medical-devices-legislation/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/04/Breast implant-150x150.jpeg150150 650 French patients fitted with unauthorised replacement hips https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/650-french-patients-fitted-with-unauthorised-replacement-hips/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/650-french-patients-fitted-with-unauthorised-replacement-hips/#respond Fri, 03 May 2013 07:43:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831362 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/650-french-patients-fitted-with-unauthorised-replacement-hips/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/05/surgery-150x150.jpeg150150 Parliament rapporteur proposes ‘US system’ for medical devices legislation https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-rapporteur-proposes-us-system-for-medical-devices-legislation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-rapporteur-proposes-us-system-for-medical-devices-legislation/#respond Mon, 22 Apr 2013 08:14:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831363 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-rapporteur-proposes-us-system-for-medical-devices-legislation/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/02/Medical device-150x150.jpeg150150 Victims of breast implants seek compensation in France 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https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/10/Doctor health hospital-150x150.jpeg150150 Parliament wants tougher legislation on medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-wants-tougher-legislation-on-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-wants-tougher-legislation-on-medical-devices/#respond Thu, 28 Feb 2013 08:27:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831199 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parliament-wants-tougher-legislation-on-medical-devices/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/11/Medical devices stethoscope_Smaller-150x150.jpeg150150 EU and medical devices industry at odds over regulation https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-and-medical-devices-industry-at-odds-over-regulation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-and-medical-devices-industry-at-odds-over-regulation/#respond Thu, 14 Feb 2013 08:02:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831364 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-and-medical-devices-industry-at-odds-over-regulation/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/01/PIP_0-150x150.jpeg150150 Medical Devices: A new regulatory landscape https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/medical-devices-a-new-regulatory-landscape/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/medical-devices-a-new-regulatory-landscape/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2012 14:34:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842330 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/medical-devices-a-new-regulatory-landscape/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/11/Medical devices stethoscope_Smaller-150x150.jpeg150150 EU launches debate over authorisation of medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-launches-debate-over-authorisation-of-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-launches-debate-over-authorisation-of-medical-devices/#respond Wed, 26 Sep 2012 08:51:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825501 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-launches-debate-over-authorisation-of-medical-devices/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/01/PIP_0-150x150.jpeg150150 New-look association to shape medical technology future https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-look-association-to-shape-medical-technology-future/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-look-association-to-shape-medical-technology-future/#respond Thu, 15 Apr 2010 11:52:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=815785 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-look-association-to-shape-medical-technology-future/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/labor-150x150.jpeg150150 Eucomed: Companies waiting two years for public payment https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/interview/eucomed-companies-waiting-two-years-for-public-payment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/interview/eucomed-companies-waiting-two-years-for-public-payment/#respond Fri, 10 Jul 2009 09:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=834538 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/interview/eucomed-companies-waiting-two-years-for-public-payment/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/John_Wilkinson_big-150x150.jpeg150150 Commission to sound out medical devices market https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-to-sound-out-medical-devices-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-to-sound-out-medical-devices-market/#respond Fri, 09 May 2008 12:40:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=823716 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-to-sound-out-medical-devices-market/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/transplantation_02-150x150.jpeg150150 Lebeau: ‘Benefits of medical devices ignored’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/lebeau-benefits-of-medical-devices-ignored/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/lebeau-benefits-of-medical-devices-ignored/#respond Fri, 15 Feb 2008 10:59:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=833658 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/lebeau-benefits-of-medical-devices-ignored/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/Guy_Lebeau_big-150x150.jpeg150150 Interview: Medical device industry calls for more government support https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/interview-medical-device-industry-calls-for-more-government-support/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/interview-medical-device-industry-calls-for-more-government-support/#respond Fri, 15 Feb 2008 08:52:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799805 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/interview-medical-device-industry-calls-for-more-government-support/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/surgeons_isp_D_Elfstrom-150x150.jpeg150150 Concerns raised over use of chemicals in medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/concerns-raised-over-use-of-chemicals-in-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/concerns-raised-over-use-of-chemicals-in-medical-devices/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2007 12:50:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=822978 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/concerns-raised-over-use-of-chemicals-in-medical-devices/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/Baby_IV_Drip-150x150.jpeg150150 New institute to assess value of medical technology https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-institute-to-assess-value-of-medical-technology/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-institute-to-assess-value-of-medical-technology/#respond Mon, 08 Oct 2007 08:52:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799598 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-institute-to-assess-value-of-medical-technology/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/surgeons_isp_D_Elfstrom-150x150.jpeg150150 Commission consults public on medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-consults-public-on-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-consults-public-on-medical-devices/#respond Mon, 23 May 2005 11:55:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=796434 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-consults-public-on-medical-devices/feed/ 0 Medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/medical-devices/#respond Thu, 10 Feb 2005 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842098 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/medical-devices/feed/ 0 Review of medical devices legislation in the making https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/review-of-medical-devices-legislation-in-the-making/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/review-of-medical-devices-legislation-in-the-making/#respond Thu, 07 Oct 2004 10:53:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=803703 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/review-of-medical-devices-legislation-in-the-making/feed/ 0 Medical devices reform may introduce precautionary principle https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-reform-may-introduce-precautionary-principle/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-reform-may-introduce-precautionary-principle/#respond Wed, 12 May 2004 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=796433 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-reform-may-introduce-precautionary-principle/feed/ 0 Medical Devices: EU takes over chairmanship of global harmonisation task force https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-eu-takes-over-chairmanship-of-global-harmonisation-task-force/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-eu-takes-over-chairmanship-of-global-harmonisation-task-force/#respond Mon, 02 Feb 2004 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=805440 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-eu-takes-over-chairmanship-of-global-harmonisation-task-force/feed/ 0 Commission to propose new legislation on human tissue products https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/commission-to-propose-new-legislation-on-human-tissue-products/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/commission-to-propose-new-legislation-on-human-tissue-products/#respond Wed, 28 Jan 2004 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=813177 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/commission-to-propose-new-legislation-on-human-tissue-products/feed/ 0 Scientists and industry call for improvements in science communication https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/scientists-and-industry-call-for-improvements-in-science-communication/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/scientists-and-industry-call-for-improvements-in-science-communication/#respond Thu, 23 Oct 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=812230 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/scientists-and-industry-call-for-improvements-in-science-communication/feed/ 0 Medical Devices – legislation should be better implemented at national level https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-legislation-should-be-better-implemented-at-national-level/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-legislation-should-be-better-implemented-at-national-level/#respond Wed, 15 Oct 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=796432 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/medical-devices-legislation-should-be-better-implemented-at-national-level/feed/ 0 Commission urges better use of existing measures for medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-urges-better-use-of-existing-measures-for-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-urges-better-use-of-existing-measures-for-medical-devices/#respond Fri, 04 Jul 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=796431 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-urges-better-use-of-existing-measures-for-medical-devices/feed/ 0 MEPs urge Member States to make sure single-use medical devices are not re-used https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/meps-urge-member-states-to-make-sure-single-use-medical-devices-are-not-re-used/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/meps-urge-member-states-to-make-sure-single-use-medical-devices-are-not-re-used/#respond Wed, 04 Jun 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=796430 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/meps-urge-member-states-to-make-sure-single-use-medical-devices-are-not-re-used/feed/ 0 Stakeholders discuss how to enhance safer use of medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/stakeholders-discuss-how-to-enhance-safer-use-of-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/stakeholders-discuss-how-to-enhance-safer-use-of-medical-devices/#respond Sat, 22 Mar 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=811272 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/stakeholders-discuss-how-to-enhance-safer-use-of-medical-devices/feed/ 0 Health associations call for EU legislation on single use medical devices https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/health-associations-call-for-eu-legislation-on-single-use-medical-devices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/health-associations-call-for-eu-legislation-on-single-use-medical-devices/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=811327 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/health-associations-call-for-eu-legislation-on-single-use-medical-devices/feed/ 0