FDA monitors reports of adverse events and other problems with medical devices and alerts health professionals and the public when needed to ensure proper use of devices and the health and safety of patients. The link below provides access to FDA information on medical device safety including Safety Communications, Medical Device Recalls and Medical Device Bans.
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FDA offers a free e-mail subscription service, which requires you to provide your email address to subscribe. You may change your profile or cancel your subscription at any time. Subscribe at the link on the FDA Medical Devices Safety page: http://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/Safety/default.htm