Food and Drug Regulations
C.04.404 (1) Every practitioner shall, within 30 days before carrying out on a donor a procedure in a plasmapheresis program involving collection of plasma at intervals of eight weeks or less,
(a) determine the suitability of the donor for plasmapheresis by means of
(i) the review of the donor’s medical history, and
(ii) such tests and physical examination as the practitioner deems necessary; and
(b) if the practitioner has determined pursuant to paragraph (a) that the donor is suitable for plasmapheresis, sign a certificate to that effect.
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply where a practitioner has, in respect of the donor, signed a certificate referred to in paragraph (1)(b) within the 12-month period preceding the date on which the procedure is to be carried out.
- SOR/78-545, s. 1
- SOR/85-1022, s. 3
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