CJEU

Monitor showing an ECG heartbeat line, a x-ray image of a hand and a graph, symbolizing medical stand alone software or Software as Medical Device (SaMD). Monitor showing an ECG heartbeat line, a x-ray image of a hand and a graph, symbolizing medical stand alone software or Software as Medical Device (SaMD).

Stand-Alone Software as Medical Device

Thorough analysis of the intended purpose provides essential evidence for stand-alone software being a medical device on its own.

Sheet of paper with a magnifying glass, showing a scale in the glass. It symbolizes the conformity with the law in harmonized standards Sheet of paper with a magnifying glass, showing a scale in the glass. It symbolizes the conformity with the law in harmonized standards
2019/01/07 - Medical Software - Updated: 2019/11/28 - Thorsten Prinz

Harmonized Standards for Medical Software

Harmonized standards are the first choice to achieve conformity with the EU MDR, but not all requirements are always covered.

European flag with scale symbolising CJEU European Court of Justice European flag with scale symbolising CJEU European Court of Justice
2019/01/07 - Regulatory Affairs - Updated: 2019/11/28 - Thorsten Prinz

CJEU Top Court Cases on Medical Devices

Regulatory requirements are also based on the interpretations of the legal framework by the European Court of Justice (CJEU).