Risk Management

Unapproved Devices

Ophthalmologists are privy to various treatment alternatives, many of which are tested and employed by their peers around the world long before they are approved for use here in the U.S. Before deciding whether or not to use the newest device available, physicians would be well advised to evaluate the patient safety and professional liability risks.

See OMIC’s checklist Risk Analysis of Unapproved Devices below.

Unapproved Devices

See OMIC’s article below.

When FDA Leaves Doctors To Their Own Devices

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