TITLE

Rigel passes the test in South Africa

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Operating Theatre Journal;Apr2012, Issue 259, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the project of Rigel Medical which aims to improve the standards for medical device safety and performance inspection in South Africa.
ACCESSION #
76173829

 

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