There has been significant global legislative and regulatory efforts to establish standardization and tracking of medical devices for safety and performance. However, there is information gaps pertaining to the representation of medical devices and creation of an integrated knowledge base. Review of adverse events from medical devices and survey responses from health care specialists can provide insights on the types of information to include in a medical device knowledge base.

Learning Objective: 1. Benefits of a medical device knowledge base
2. Properties that should be included in a medical device knowledge base


Melinda Wong (Presenter)
Semedy, Inc.

Karen Bavuso, Semedy, Inc.
Emily Man Wai Chan, Semedy, Inc.
Martin Schotel, Semedy, Inc.
Saverio Maviglia, Semedy, Inc.
Roberto Rocha, Semedy, Inc.

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