In a global marketplace with more than 7,100 spoken languages, manufacturers need to consider the local language and culture when developing medical device product labels. How does one make it possible to reach out to a diverse group of people?
One of the time-tested ways is the use of medical device symbols. It can convey a significant amount of information in a small space. Although it is optional, using symbols on the labeling of medical devices is strongly advised. It offers benefits to both users and manufacturers, such as: