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Regulatory Guidance
Argentina Ministry of Health (in Spanish)
Argentina National Administration of Drugs, Foods and Medical Technology (in Spanish)
Australia Department of Health
Australia Therapeutic Goods Administration
Austria Secretariat of Health (in German)
Belgium Ministry of Health
Belgium Pharmaceutical Inspectorate
Belize Ministry of Health
Benin Ministry of Health (in French)
Bolivia Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (in Spanish)
Botswana Ministry of Health
Brazil Ministry of Health (in Portuguese)
Brazil National Health Surveillance Agency (in Portuguese)
Bulgaria Ministry of Health (in Bulgarian)
Bulgaria Drug Agency
Canada Canadian Institute for Health Information
Canada Health Canada
Chile Health Ministry (in Spanish)
Chile Institute of Public Health (in Spanish)
China (PRC) Ministry of Health (in Chinese)
China (PRC) State Drug Administration (in Chinese)
China (PRC) National Institute for the Control of Pharmaceutical and Biological Products (in Chinese)
Colombia Ministry of Health (in Spanish)
Colombia Instituto Nacional de Vigilancia de Medicamentos y Alimentos (INVIMA) (in Spanish)
Costa Rica Ministry of Health (in Spanish)
Croatia Ministry of Health
Cyprus Ministry of Health
Czech Republic Ministry of Health (in Czech)
Denmark Medicines Agency
Denmark Ministry of Social Welfare
Ecuador Ministry of Public Health (in Spanish)
El Salvador Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance (in Spanish)
Europe European Commission: DG Health and Consumer Protection
Europe European Confederation of Medical Devices Associations (EUCOMED)
Europe European Medicines Agency
Europe European Union Homepage
Europe European Union Medical Devices
Europe European Union Notified Bodies
Europe European Union Statistical Office
Europe National Institute for Health and Clinical Evidence (NICE) U.K.
Europe Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Finland Ministry of Social Affairs and Health
Finland National Agency for Medicines
France Ministry of Health (in French)
Germany Ministry of Health
Germany Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices
Germany Federal Institute for Risk Assessment
Ghana Ministry of Health
Global Health ministries and regulatory bodies outside the U.S. as compiled by FDA
Global International Issues (Import, export, guidance, resources, etc. compiled by FDA)
Global International Statistical Agencies (U.S. Census Bureau)
Global Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
Global World Health Organization (WHO)
Greece National Organization for Medicines
Hong Kong Department of Health
Hungary Ministry of Health, Social and Family Affairs
Hungary Authority for Medical Devices
Iceland Directorate of Health
Iceland Ministry of Health
Iceland Medicines Control Agency
India Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
India Central Drug Standards Control Organisation
Indonesia Ministry of Health
Indonesia General Directorate of Pharmacy & Medical Equipment
Ireland Department of Health and Children
Ireland Medicines Board
Israel Ministry of Health
Israel Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor
Italy Ministry of Health (in Italian)
Italy National Institute of Health
Japan Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Japan Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Evaluation Center
Jordan Ministry of Health
Kenya Ministry of Health
Korea Food and Drug Administration
Latvia Health Statistics & Medical Technologies State Agency
Lebanon Ministry of Health
Liechtenstein Ministry of Health
Lithuania Ministry of Health
Lithuania State Medicines Control Agency
Luxembourg Ministry of Health (in French)
Malaysia Ministry of Health
Malaysia National Pharmaceutical Control Bureau
Maldives Ministry of Health
Malta Malta Standards Authority
Mauritius Ministry of Health & Quality of Life
Mexico Ministry of Health (in Spanish)
Morocco Ministry of Public Health (in French)
Namibia Ministry of Health and Social Services
Netherlands Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport
Netherlands Medicines Evaluation Board
Netherlands Antilles Department of Public Health and Environmental Protection
New Zealand Ministry of Health
New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority
Nicaragua Ministry of Health (in Spanish)
Norway Ministry of Health and Social Affairs
Norway Norwegian Board of Health
Norway Norwegian Medicines Agency (in Norwegian)
Palestinian Authority Ministry of Health
Panama Ministry of Health (in Spanish)
Peru Ministry of Health (in Spanish)
Philippines Department of Health
Poland Ministry of Health and Social Security (in Polish)
Poland Drug Institute
Portugal Ministry of Health (in Portuguese)
Portugal National Institute of Pharmacy and Medicines (in Portuguese)
Russian Federation Ministry of Public Health (in Russian)
Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health
Senegal Ministry of Health, Hygiene and Prevention (in French)
Singapore Ministry of Health
Singapore Health Sciences Authority
Slovak Republic Ministry of Health (in Slovak)
Slovenia Ministry of Public Health (in Slovenian)
South Africa Department of Health
Spain Ministry of Health and Consumption (in Spanish)
Swaziland Ministry of Health and Social Welfare
Sweden Medical Products Agency
Sweden National Board of Health and Welfare
Switzerland Federal Office of Public Health
Switzerland Agency for Therapeutic Products
Taiwan Department of Health
Taiwan National Laboratories of Foods and Drugs (in Chinese)
Tanzania Ministry of Health
Thailand Ministry of Public Health
Thailand Food and Drug Administration
Trinidad and Tobago Ministry of Health
Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards
Tunisia Ministry of Public Health (in French)
Tunisia Office of Pharmacy and Medicines (in French)
Turkey Ministry of Health (in Turkish)
Uganda Ministry of Health
Ukraine Ministry of Health
United Arab Emirates Ministry of Health
United Kingdom Department of Health
United Kingdom Health Protection Agency
United Kingdom Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
United Kingdom National Institute for Biological Standards and Control
United States Overview of the U.S. regulatory process for medical devices - EmergoGroup
United States Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
United States Center for Devices and Radiological Health (U.S. Food and Drug Administration)
United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S. Dept of Health & Human Services)
United States Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S. Dept of Health & Human Services)
United States CenterWatch (list of IRB approved clinical trials by Thomson)
United States Clinical Trials (federally/privately supported clinical research in human volunteers) (National Institutes of Health)
United States Health Resources and Services Administration
United States Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention)
United States National Center for Health Statistics
United States National Institutes of Health (U.S. Dept of Health & Human Services)
United States Occupational Safety & Health Administration (U.S. Dept of Labor)
United States Office of Public Health and Science
United States Orthopaedic Surgical Manufacturers Association
United States U.S. Census Bureau
United States U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
United States U.S. Food and Drug Administration (division of the Center for Devices and Radiological Health)
United States U.S. Food and Drug Administration Advisory Panels
United States U.S. Food and Drug Administration Humanitarian Device Exemption
United States U.S. Food and Drug Administration Obtaining Market Clearance in the U.S.
United States Search: FDA/CDRH 510(k) (Premarket Notification) Database
United States Search: FDA/CDRH Advisory Committe/Panel Meetings Database
United States Search: FDA/CDRH MAUDE (Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience) Database
United States Search: FDA/CDRH MDR (Medical Device Reporting) Database
United States Search: FDA/CDRH Medical Device Recall Database
United States Search: FDA/CDRH PMA (Premarket Approval) Database
United States Worker Safety and Health (U.S. Dept of Labor—Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Uruguay Ministry of Public Health (in Spanish)
Venezuela Ministry of Health and Social Development (in Spanish)
Yemen Ministry of Public Health & Population
Zimbabwe Ministry of Health and Child Welfare