New Regulation on electronic instructions for use of medical devices!

From the next 4th of January 2022 enters into force a new Commission Implementing Regulation (CID) introducing electronic instructions of use (IFUs) for medical devices. With the aim to reduce the environmental burden of printed IFUs but also focusing on safety, this regulation establishes the conditions upon which medical devices can be provided in electronic form. Thus, as per its Article 3, the following devices can provide instructions for use in electronic form only: