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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The FDA is responsible for regulating products within the U.S. such as human drugs, medical devices, vaccines, blood products, radiation emitting products, and most food products. The AANA monitors FDA activities and regulations which may affect CRNA practice or the products and devices that CRNAs utilize. 

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