Carticept Medical, Inc. announced today that it received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration for its Navigator® Delivery System (DS), a computer-controlled injection system. The press release states that the Navigator DS automatically prepares intra-articular injections and records treatment data. The FDA 510(k) Summary is available here.
According to the press release, the Navigator DS addresses issues of patient safety and office workflow through computer-controlled preparation, delivery and recordkeeping of medications.
Carticept Medical, Inc. is based in Alpharetta, Georgia. The press release is available here. Carticept Medical’s website is available here, and information about the Navigator DS product is available here.