- August 13, 2022
Medical devices - reclassification of products without an intended medical purpose | Feedback period 11 August 2022 - 08 September 2022
EU rules on medical devices also cover products without an intended medical purpose. For example: laser or intense pulsed light devices for hair removal or skin treatment; liposuction equipment; and brain stimulation devices (see Annex XVI to Regulation (EU) 2017/745 for full list).
This initiative will ensure that such devices are classified in accordance with their risks, and that they are subject to the same pre- and post-market requirements as comparable medical devices.CONTINUE READING ON: ec.europa.eu