Medical devices

As well as medicinal products, pharmacists are also involved in the pharmacy use or onward sale/supply of medical devices to patients and other healthcare professionals. 

In addition, more people wanting to diagnose and manage their own medical conditions are purchasing medical devices directly from pharmacies, from glucose monitors to walking sticks.

This pharmacy guide will help you ensure the safe and effective use of medical devices, It highlights the numerous factors you need to consider when purchasing, selling or recommending a medical device.

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