I can use the API to determine if a "statement_or_summary" exists. Is there a way to download the 510(k) summary documents, or get links to those documents? I am fine ignoring the documents that are missing summaries.
openFDA does not contain the actual summary or statement documents. You can determine which results have summary or statement results with the following query: https://api.fda.gov/device/510k.json?search=statement_or_summary:Summary+OR+statement_or_summary:Statement
I don't see anywhere on the FDA's 510(k) website regarding a download location for Summaries or Statements, so you may want to follow up with the FDA directly.
Violet Wren, openFDA Tech Lead