|The NACE Code 33.10 is described as|
Manufacture of medical and surgical equipment and orthopaedic appliances
This class includes:
· manufacture of instruments and appliances used for medical, surgical, dental or veterinary purposes:
· electro-diagnostic apparatus such as electrocardiographs, ultrasonic diagnostic equipment, scintillation scanners, nuclear magnetic resonance apparatus, dental drill engines, sterilizers, ophthalmic instruments
· manufacture of syringes, needles used in medicine, mirrors, reflectors, endoscopes, etc.
· manufacture of apparatus based on the use of X-rays or alpha, beta or gamma radiation, whether or not for use in human or animal medicine:
· X-ray tubes, high-tension generators, control panels, desks, screens, etc.
· manufacture of medical, surgical, dental or veterinary furniture:
· operating tables, hospital beds with mechanical fittings, dentists' chairs
· manufacture of mechano-therapy appliances, massage apparatus, psychological testing apparatus, ozone therapy, oxygen therapy, artificial respiration apparatus, gas masks, etc.
This class also includes:
· manufacture of orthopaedic appliances:
· crutches, surgical belts and trusses, splints, artificial teeth, artificial limbs and other artificial parts of the body, hearing aids, pacemakers, orthopaedic shoes, etc.
This class excludes:
· manufacture of cement used in dentistry, see 24.42
· manufacture of thermometers, see 33.20
· manufacture of corrective spectacle lenses and of their frames or of optical microscopes, see 33.40
It belongs to the code group
NACE Code 33.1 Manufacture of medical and surgical equipment and orthopaedic appliances
To this Code "33.10" belongs the sub codes
(No direct sub codes available)
The equivalent ISIC Code (Rev. 3.1) is
|3311:|| Manufacture of medical and surgical equipment and orthopaedic appliances|
| || Fabrication d'instruments et d'appareils médico-chirurgicaux et d'appareils d'ort|
The equivalent NAICS Code (Rev. 2002) is
|334510:|| Electromedical and Electrotherapeutic Apparatus Manufacturing|
The Nearest HS Code (Harmonized System) (Rev. 2002) is
Translation of the Code description
|33.10:|| Herstellung von medizinischen Geräten und orthopädischen Erzeugnissen|
|33.10:|| Manufacture of medical and surgical equipment and orthopaedic appliances|