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FDA Calls for Reducing Infusion Pump Risks
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Friday that new steps are being taken to address safety problems associated with external infusion pumps—including establishing additional premarket requirements for the pumps used in all environments, such as hospitals, clinics, and at-home settings.

According to the FDA, infusion pumps have been the source of “persistent safety problems”:

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