Videos

What is a medical device?

What is a medical device? How do you recognise a medical device? What are they used for? Based on examples, this video answers these and a number of other questions.

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How do medical devices come onto the market?

This video explains firstly the steps that a medical device must follow until it can be used and, secondly, how it is monitored once it has been placed on the market.

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What are the tasks of Swissmedic in the area of medical devices?

What legal role does the Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products play in monitoring medical devices? This video shows Swissmedic's principal tasks.

 

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