601Help is a free resource for developers of electrical medical devices.
provides a focal point for access to information about compliance with IEC 60601-1, the international product safety standard for electrical medical equipment, as well as the standard's national variants.
601Help gives explanations and interpretations of IEC 60601-1's requirements, links to other sites, and articles on related subjects.
offers information on how to get regulatory approvals for medical equipment in various countries, as well as tips on how to prepare your medical device for laboratory testing.
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