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Elizabeth Sullivan was featured in "FDA Draft Guidance for Industry on Mobile Medical Applications Released," published by RBMA

Elizabeth Sullivan was featured in “FDA Draft Guidance for Industry on Mobile Medical Applications Released,” published by RBMA

FDA Draft Guidance for Industry on Mobile Medical Applications Released
By: Elizabeth Sullivan

On July 21, 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) released draft guidance specifying how the FDA intends to oversee regulation of mobile medical applications for smartphones and other mobile computing devices. The guidance identifies the types of mobile medical applications that the FDA intends to focus on and requests industry comment by October 19, 2011. Although the guidance is not binding, it gives a good indication of the FDA’s current position on the regulation of mobile medical applications.

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