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NIST/ITL is collaborating with the ISO/IEEE 11073 Medical Device Communications working group in developing developing conformance tests and associated tools to provide the medical device industry with the necessary tools to ensure that critical devices properly implement the medical device standards. As part of this effort NIST has developed a tool called ValidatePDU, to validate the basic syntax and structure of messages.

Associated Files:

Stage Description Type File Format Size Date OS
  ValidatePDU 3.0 Install and User's Guide Documentation Microsoft Word 144 KB January 11, 2008  
  NIST ValidatePDU 1.0 Source Code and XML Instance Files ZIP 2.61 MB February 22, 2006  
  ValidatePDU User's Guide 1.0 Documentation MicroSoft Word 370 KB February 8, 2006  
Created January 11, 2017, Updated March 25, 2019