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Reed Tech Navigator™ for Medical Devices

Reed Tech Navigator™ for Medical Devices

Reed Tech Navigator™ for Medical Devices

A centralized approach for insights into medical device quality, safety and regulatory data

Gain helpful insights today with Navigator for Medical Devices

Access to search by FDA Product Code, Manufacturer Name, Intended Use and more

Instantly analyze results for actionable insights

Looking for a whole new way to glean actionable insights from medical device safety and quality data-in a fraction of the time? Navigator allows you to quickly search standardized datasets from public and private sources and improve marketing intelligence by benchmarking devices against industry averages or competitors.

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Navigator for Medical Devices is a unique, best-in-class solution designed to help:

Law Firms

Find the best predicates to expedite your 510(k) applications and discover and monitor safety events


Easily identify predicate devices that can be used to bring a new device to market through the FDA’s 510(k) application process  


Analyze and compare quality data of
competitive devices


Find predicate and successor devices and simplify post-market surveillance


Monitor your inventory for new safety events and compare quality of devices before purchasing


Quickly identify product liability using data and analytics to compare safety profiles of like devices  

Medical Device Safety & Quality

FDA 510(k), Biologics & De Novos Single Search (with Predicates & Successors)

The answer to 510(k) Research – Navigator was created to aid in the search process and has made over 66,500 510(k), Biologic & De Novo PDFs searchable by intended use, indications for use and device description.

Unified Product View

Eliminate frustration and save hours of time compared to searching for risks related to a particular product across the FDA’s disparate databases.

Smart Search

Quickly find a specific product – or find all products of a particular type – and see at-a-glance which has the most adverse event reports, recalls or warning letters.

How to bring your 510(k) research into the 21st Century

Watchlists – Products and/or FDA Clearances

In just a few clicks, build a list of products you want to monitor on an ongoing basis for new information.

Head-to-Head Comparison Charts

Compare the quality and safety risks of your medical device products to competitors’ without additional analytics tools.

Benchmarking Against Industry Averages

Benchmark your products and competitors’ against the average of similar products.

“The more I search and filter in Navigator, the more impressed I am with the depth of insight it provides. There’s nothing else like it for trending Adverse Event Reports and quickly seeing an individual product as compared to the industry in the criteria of your choosing. The utilization of all the filtering possibilities, including the use of the FDA product codes and GMDN coding enables on-point reporting you can’t get anywhere else.”

– Mark Wasmuth, CEO, GMDN Agency


Free Trial of Navigator

Access to search by FDA Product Code, Manufacturer Name, Intended Use, and more:

  • Product Search: search by K Number, PMA Number and Device Type with advanced filtering to refine results.
  • Clearance Search: quickly search by K Number, De Novos Number, Device Description, or Intended Use/Indication for Use, a feature only found in Navigator.
  • Adverse Events: search by Report Number, MDR Report Key or Initial Event Date with additional filters to refine results sets.
  • Watchlists: monitor new events for selected products or separately, for selected clearances.

Understand the trends for medical safety and quality—then use that knowledge to better inform risk management, product design, market research, post-market surveillance and regulatory intelligence.





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