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News 24/01/2023
CORE-MD webinar: Orthopaedic implants and European Medical Device Regulations

Within the European project CORE-MD (Coordinating Research and Evidence for Medical Devices), in which the Italian National Institute of Health participates as a partner, the …

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Publications 01/08/2022
Design and implementation of the new Italian healthcare digital interoperable registry for implantable medical devices

Bacocco DL, Carrani E, Ciciani B, Di Sanzo P, Leotta F, Torre M. Design and implementation of the new Italian healthcare digital interoperable registry for …

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Publications 31/01/2022
A far-reaching Regulation for the Italian National Registry of Implantable Prostheses: a possible model for other health registries

Toccaceli V, Torre M. A far-reaching Regulation for the Italian National Registry of Implantable Prostheses: a possible model for other health registries. Ann Ist Super …

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Publications 31/01/2022
Seventeen-year trend (2001–2017) in pacemaker and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator utilization based on hospital discharge database dat

Zecchin M, Torre M, Carrani E, Sampaolo L, Ciminello E, Ortis B, Ricci R, Proclemer A, Sinagra G, Boriani G. Seventeen-year trend (2001–2017) in pacemaker …

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News 04/06/2021
The European Medical Devices Regulation came into effect

On the 26th of May 2021, the new Medical Devices Regulation (EU) 2017/745 (MDR) came into effect. Medical devices placed on the EU market must …

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News 28/04/2021
With CORE-MD project, EU assessment of high-risk medical devices faces in-depth review

CORE-MD, the first European project to identify ways to enable the scientific, fair, and systematic evaluation of medical devices, has been officially launched on 16 …

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News 30/03/2021
Impact of COVID-19 on volumes of orthopedic prosthetic surgery in Italian Regions: a new report

The report “Impact of COVID-19 pandemic emergency on joint arthroplasties in seven Italian Regions. Version of March 17, 2021” (Rapporto ISS COVID-19 n. 7/2021*) is …

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News 05/05/2020
Date of application of the Medical Devices Regulation postponed

To allow national authorities, notified bodies, manufacturers and other key actors to fully focus on coronavirus-related priorities, the European Council and Parliament adopted Regulation 2020/561 …

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