Whether you are a first-time inventor with a novel idea or a large manufacturer with a rich history in bringing medical devices to the market, the thrill of being at the forefront of an innovative concept is both exhilarating and overwhelming. The development of a successful medical product not only requires optimized engineering design efforts, but also clinical, regulatory, marketing and business expertise.
Notwithstanding the speed bumps you will certainly encounter on your road when leaving the R&D environment and stepping into the ‘real’ world with your innovation, there are many challenges that can be foreseen and proactively acted upon with a good road map and a skilled co-driver. Each and every step along the way has its peculiar hurdles, but if your planning is well-defined and strategically sound, it will go hand-in-hand with limiting unnecessary delays and frustrations, thus bringing you closer to successful market access and medical society acceptance.
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