Welcome to the publications section.
We produce a range of publications, most of which are aimed at healthcare professionals or people working in the device or pharmaceutical industries. Some are available in full text as pdf documents.
27 Aug 2014 | Medical Device Alert: Basin/bowl liner or equipment cover (drape) manufactured by Microtek Medical (MDA/2014/034)
This medical device alert is being issued due to the risk of some of the devices within the highlighted product codes having small cracks or holes. This could compromise the sterile field.
20 Aug 2014 | Medical Device Alert: Insulin syringe 1ml safety syringe 27G (for professional use) manufactured by Medicina Ltd (MDA/2014/033)
This MDA is being issued due to affected devices unable to deliver fewer than 7 units of insulin. In addition, the safety and performance of these devices has not been properly evaluated and so the CE marking of all of these devices is invalid.
This medical device alert is being issued due to the risk of infection as the balloon gastrostomy kit may contain out-of-date devices. In addition, the safety and performance of these devices has not been properly evaluated and so the CE marking is invalid.
13 Aug 2014 | Class 2 medicines recall (action within 48 hours): Idarubicin 1mg/ml injection 5 & 10 ml manufactured by Teva UK Limited (EL (14)A/13)
Teva UK Limited is recalling, as a precautionary measure, two batches of Idarubicin 1mg/ml injection following discovery of a red precipitate during stability testing under cold storage conditions.
10 Aug 2014 | Traumeel Ointment - NR 08927/0019 (944Kb)
This section includes all our corporate publications, including our annual reports, corporate plans, business plans and our framework document.
This section includes the wide range of documents we produce which provide guidance on safety issues concerning medicines and medical devices.
This section includes the wide range of publications we produce to provide guidance to industry on the regulation of devices and medicines.
Public Assessment Reports (PARs)
Posters and leaflets