Directive 2012/19/EU of the European Parliment and of the Council of 4 July 2012 on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) Link
FDA – Food Drug, and Cosmetic (FD&C) Act, Sections 201, 301-4; 501-2; 510; 513; 518; 522; 704. Link
FDA – Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 Part: 4; 7; 11; 58; 201 Subpart A; 801 Subpart A; 803; 806; 807; 820; 821; 830. Link
FDA – 9-Sep-99, Guidance for Industry, FDA Reviewers and Compliance on Off-The-Shelf Software Use in Medical Devices. Link
FDA – 11-Jan-02, General Principles of Software Validation Final, Guidance for Industry and FDA Staff. Link
FDA – 6-Jan-2017, MDSAP AU P0002.004, Medical Device Single Audit Program Link & Companion Document Link
FDA – Guidance for the Content of Premarket Submissions for Software Contained in Medical Devices Link
FDA – Guidance Document for Applying Human Factors and Usability Engineering to Medical Devices Link
FDA – Guidance Document for Shelf Life of Medical Devices Link
GHTF/SG3/N99-10: 2004, Quality Management Systems – Process Validation Guidance Link
GHTF/SG4 Guidelines for Regulatory Auditing of Quality Management Systems of Medical Device Manufacturers
Health Canada- SOR/98-282 Medical Devices Regulations Link
REACH- Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) Link
Regulation (EU) 2017/745 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 April 2017 on medical devices Link
RoHs – Restriction of the use of certain hazardous materials in electrical and electronic equipment directive 2011/65/EU:EU Directive for Restriction of the use of certain hazardous materials in electrical equipmentLink
IEC 62304: 2006: Medical device software, software life cycle processes.
IEC 62366-1: 2015 Medical devices – Application of usability engineering to medical devices
IEC 80001-1:2010 Application of risk management for IT-networks incorporating medical devices
ISO 13485:2016, Medical devices -- Quality management systems -- Requirements for regulatory purposes
ISO 9001:2015, Quality management systems – Requirements
ISO/IEC 17025: 2017, General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories.
ISO 11137-1:2006, Sterilization of health care products - Radiation - Part 1: Requirements for development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices.
ISO 11607-1: 2006, Packaging for terminally sterilized medical devices - Part 1: Requirements for materials, sterile barrier systems and packaging systems.
ISO 10993-1: 2018, Biological evaluation of medical devices - Part 1: Evaluation and testing within a risk management process.
ISO 14644-1: 2015, Classification of air cleanliness, cleanrooms, and associated controlled environments.
ISO 14937: 2009, Sterilization of health care products - General requirements for characterization of a sterilizing agent and the development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices
ISO 14971: 2007, Medical devices -Application of risk management to medical devices.
ISO 15223-1: 2016, Medical devices -- Symbols to be used with medical device labels, labelling and information to be supplied -- Part 1: General requirements
ISO 17665-1:2006, Sterilization of health care products – Moist heat – Part 1: Requirements for the development, validation and routine control of a sterilization process for medical devices
ISO 19011:2018 Guidelines for auditing management systems
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Brassard, Michael, and Diane Ritter. The Memory Jogger 2. 2nd ed. Goal/QPC, 2010. ISBN 978-1-57681-113-9
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Griffith, Gary K., The Quality Technician’s Handbook, 6th ed., New Jersey: Pearson Education, 2013.
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Note: For the latest version of the above referenced standards, regulations, and guidance visit: ISO standards @ www.iso.org FDA regulations @ www.fda.gov