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The Indian Medical Devices Industry: On the Cusp of Transformation

Posted by: Pavan Kumar Garikapati | August 25, 2015

The medical devices industry forms a miniscule 6.4% of the Indian healthcare sector. Of course, it is growing faster than the entire healthcare sector put together, but that is little consolation when local players continue to of scalability, credibility and brand value. I have always felt that the government wasn’t doing enough to support the industry.

Redefining Post Market Surveillance: A Necessity in Disguise

Posted by: Pavan Kumar Garikapati | October 10, 2014

Post market surveillance (PMS) is a regulatory requirement set in place by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other regulatory bodies to monitor the continued safety and effectiveness of medical devices once they are in use in the market. This is important to ensure that these devices do not pose any unknown danger or cause harm to patients.