Medical devices: sources of electromagnetic interference

Guidance on sources of electromagnetic interference and mitigating the risks.



This Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) guidance covers:

  • emergency vehicle/services radios
  • diathermy (electro-surgery)
  • mobile phones
  • radiofrequency identification (RFID) devices
  • electromagnets
  • airport security
  • non-EMI interference
Published 18 December 2014
Last updated 17 January 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance on mobile phones and airport security.

  2. First published.