The FDA is inviting comments on its blueprint to protect health care professionals and patients from potential harm caused by the growing practice of reuse of single-use devices (SUDs). The document, FDA's Proposed Strategy on Reuse of Single-Use Devices, includes the following steps that are being considered by the agency:
The full text of the proposed strategy and information on where to send comments can be found at http://www.fda.gov/cdrh/reuse/singleuse.html.
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