FDA: Safe & Effective

A glimpse inside the variety of FDA approvals awarded to medical products and what they mean for practitioners and patients.
Safe & Effective

New drugs and medical devices may be touted as FDA approved, but exactly what does that highly valued and oft-cited stamp of approval mean? It’s a question that’s sure to come up often for physicians as they consider whether to prescribe a new treatment for their patients or bring a medical device of their own design to the marketplace.