Future EU Device Regs Will Be Spelled Out Next Week

Next Wednesday sees the European Commission issuing its long awaited roadmap for the regulation of medical devices from 2015. In this week’s editorial we take a punt at what the new rules might contain in this week’s View From The Med, which is online for your perusal right now, here.

In other news we’ve tried to spot a few technologies that might become standards of care in the future, from transcatheter mitral valves, MRI guided deep brain stimulation and swallowable robot cameras.