Local doctor’s medical device gets quick FDA approval

EZ Vein device helps health care providers start intravenous catheters.

BY DON MECOY Published: December 13, 2011
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Dr. Robert Perry, a resident at OU Medical Center, has invented a medical device so practical that federal regulators approved it in just 17 days.

“It was kind of a surprise,” Perry said. “I wasn’t anticipating getting anything back until January, and I got it in October.”

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