Surveys as a method of PMCF
Post-Market Clinical Follow-up (PMCF) is the continuous process of pro-active clinical data collection of a CE-marked device. PMCF methods include clinical studies, registries, retrospective data collection, user surveys and others. Each method comes with its own considerations on data quality, resource requirements, risks and benefits. This white paper outlines pros and cons of using surveys for PMCF and aims to answer some of the most frequently asked questions regarding this PMCF method.