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Mobile medical apps: lobbying in the USA

The FDA is the responsible organisation for the regulation of medical devices in the USA. In a proactive move, the FDA published draft guidance (21 July 2011) for what it defined as “mobile medical applications”, and invited comments from industry … Continue reading

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City law firm opines on health app regulation

Simmons & Simmons, a respected law firm headquartered in the City of London, have published an article on their interpretation of the regulation of health apps currently in force in the UK, as well as where future EU regulation could … Continue reading

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How safe is that app? Mersey Burns is the first app to be registered as a Class I medical device by the MHRA

EMBARGOED UNTIL 8AM GMT ON 10 JANUARY 2012 UK charity draws attention to the regulation of health apps and publishes guidance document to help health professionals, organisations, patients and industry 10 January 2012, London – A new app, Mersey Burns, … Continue reading

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Top UK Medical Apps (Jan 20th)

Source: http://apps.d4.org.uk/Medical/ (via Apple iTunes RSS GB feed for top grossing Medical apps) Rank / Change Icon Name Price 1 +11 Doctor’s Toolbag £4.99Buy 2 -1 Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicin… £34.99Buy 3 -1 British National Formulary 60 (Sept… £26.49Buy … Continue reading

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Introducing apps.d4.org.uk

In the run up to Christmas, we announced that d4 are working with Happtique, a subsidiary of the not-for-profit Greater New York Hospitals Association (GNYHA). d4.Happtique will make it easier for UK health professionals to discover and use healthcare apps. We … Continue reading

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UK Health Professionals Get Their Own App Store

EMBARGOED UNTIL 4PM GMT // 11AM EST ON 14 DECEMBER 2010 d4 collaborating with US-based Happtique to Bring The First Mobile App Store Created for and by Healthcare Professionals to the UK London, UK and New York, NY, USA – … Continue reading

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New data show mobile devices increase productivity in everyday clinical practice and support patient care

UK charity calls on health professionals to collaborate and drive down costs for professional use of mobile technology 14 December 2010, London – New data will be presented this afternoon at The King’s Fund that shows mobile technology is an … Continue reading

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