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Ever Write an IFU? What Every TC Needs to Know About Documenting Medical Devices

  • Presentation
  • Technical Authoring
  • 04. November
  • 14:00 - 14:45 o'clock (CET)
  • Channel C | Online
  • finished
  • Presentation Slides
  •  Leah Guren

    Leah Guren

    • Cow TC


Documenting medical devices has some significant differences from documenting business software or industrial machinery. Regulatory issues create unique demands on the TC that are not always logical or intuitive.

In this session, learn the key differences between generic TC content and content for medical devices.


  • understand how the project life-cycle differs from software
  • learn to work with regulatory SMEs
  • balance the needs of the user with regulatory demands
  • …and more

Prior knowledge

General product documentation experience


 Leah Guren

Leah Guren

  • Cow TC

Leah Guren is the owner/operator of Cow TC (technical communication training and consulting). Leah’s courses have introduced hundreds of new practitioners to the profession. She is a popular speaker, a published author in the field, and a Fellow in STC (Society for Technical Communication).