Industry and doctors warn: niche products disappear from the market

The Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC) has informed them of an impending shortage of medical devices for pediatric cardiac interventions, writes Dutch MEP Kathleen van Brempt (S&D) in her parliamentary question to the Commission. This shortcoming is said to be a consequence of the EU Medical Devices Regulation (MDR). Whether the Commission is aware of this problem and whether it plans to revise the MDR, van Brempt asks.

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