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What does GMDN stand for?

GMDN stands for Global Medical Device Nomenclature

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Other key recommendations: * UDI system participants must ensure they each properly capture and store individual UDIs throughout their associated devices' distribution and use time frames in order to meet trace-ability goals; * UDI marking on devices should constitute an additional labeling requirement--they would not replace any other labeling information; * Creation and maintenance of UDIs should be the responsibility of medical device manufacturers; * Automatic Identification and Data Capture methods required by national regulators should be based on ISO standards approved by the UDI Standards Development Organization; * Manufacturers should be responsible for submitting and updating UDI information in the UDID; and * UDI data should include Global Medical Device Nomenclature (GMDN).
In order to enhance information exchange on medical device safety, procurement, and management, to develop, maintain, and promulgate in various languages a Universal Medical Device Nomenclature System(TM) (UMDNS(TM)) and, in the context of global harmonization efforts, to work on its compatibility with other medical device nomenclatures, particularly the Global Medical Device Nomenclature (GMDN) 4.