Our first special edition #mHealth chat, about FDA regulations and mobile medical apps, was a success thanks to our guest M. Jason Brooke, J.D., FDA regulatory attorney from Washington DC, and many other great participants.
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How should mobile medical apps be regulated by the FDA? Last year the FDA released a proposed set of guidelines for the regulation of certain mobile health apps that control a regulated medical device, or manipulate patient data from a medical device. This has been a source of some controversy and anxiety for many medical app developers. Some argue […]
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March is here, and that means nicer weather along with March Madness! Because we know you have busy lives (along with a lot of basketball to watch) we have condensed for you our top, favorite posts of March thus far. For this installment, we discuss everything from the new iPad to ways you can take an idea for a healthcare app and turn it into a reality. We also look at ways social media is influencing various aspects of patient care.
[We are pleased to present this guest article by Dr. McMenamin, who was a practicing emergency physician before turning his sights to the practice of law. He is currently a partner at McGuireWoods LLP specializing in health-related litigation.] By: Joseph McMenamin, MD, JD Before a pharmaceutical company may lawfully sell a new drug in the […]