Indian Government Appoints Panel To Restrict Import Of Refurbished Radiology Devices
This article was originally published in SRA
The Indian government has issued orders to appoint an inter-ministerial committee to restrict the import of refurbished radiology devices and to examine whether to stop such imports, the approval requirements that are in place for such products, concerns around patient safety and the barriers faced by the domestic industry1.
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