Medical technology is about products, technologies and applications used in the diagnosis, treatment and support of diseases and disorders. Innovative technologies are rapidly being developed to improve care. Increasingly, medical technology determines the quality of care.
Research on silicone breast implants by RIVM completed
13-02-2018 | 12:52
The reassessment of the technical files of silicone breast implant manufacturers, which RIVM carried out on behalf of the...
Manufacturers of silicone breast implants must improve their technical files
16-09-2016 | 12:00
Laboratory investigation on the breast implants did not identify anomalies that may compromise health of patients. However, the...
Investigation into possible problems with hypodermic needles reveals negligible risk
07-05-2015 | 11:16
Hypodermic needles produced by Terumo and other manufacturers pose negligible health risks. There is no reason not to use these...
Revocation of advice to avoid Terumo hypodermic needles
17-04-2015 | 14:13
The Dutch Health Care Inspectorate (IGZ) revokes its advice to temporarily avoid the use of two types of hypodermic needles...