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This guidance is intended to:
highlight things that should be considered before this equipment is bought and after it is installed
be an introduction for those who are not familiar with this type of equipment and act as a reminder for those who are
act as a reminder of the legislation and published guidance about this equipment
Updated medical device regulatory information around the UKCA mark. Defined the 'MR Unlabelled' term. These changes follow the end of the transition period.
Guidance page was last updated March 2015.
The updated guidelines include:
section 4.11.4, advice on scanning patients with contraindicated implants, added reference to EFOMP and update links to gov.uk, section 4.10.4 updated to be consistent with section 2.6.3 and updated Appendix 4 to reflect change to Yellow Card reporting.