Links & Resources


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Standards and Regulatory Agencies

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Office of Device Evaluation (ODE)

Office of Combination Products

Office of Orphan Products Development

CDRH Databases

CDRH Device Advice

ASTM International (originally American Society for Testing and Materials)

International Organization for Standardization

CE Marking Medical Devices

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation

Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute

Professional Societies

The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS)

The American College of Cardiology (ACC)

The American Heart Association (AHA)

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME-BED)

The Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

The Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES)

The European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

The Heart Valve Society

The Heart Valve Society of America

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Society for Biomaterials






MD&M West


Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT)

Trancatheter Valve Therapies

Reciprocal Links

Bridgemed Solutions, Inc.

United Biologics Inc.

Wake Forest Innovations Preclinical Translational Services


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