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New J & J CEO Plans to Expand Medical Device Industry

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

  It will be interesting to watch how Alex Gorsky, 51, handles his new job and all that comes with it. As of April 26, he is in charge of Johnson & Johnson (J&J) as its Chief Executive Officer. He also inherited a massive number of lawsuits from surgical mesh and defective metal hip [continue reading…]

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What to Understand Pre-mesh: Graphic Videos of Mesh Removal and Sling Incision Treatment

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

The Cleveland Clinic is renowned for some pretty innovative procedures and reputable doctors. Among them, Dr. Howard Goldman provides video demonstrates a “simple sling incision” which cuts a synthetic sling used to treat incontinence if the patient is having complications. Many doctors feel anything other than a complete extraction leaves behind the complications of [continue reading…]

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Suffering in Silence: Howard Sadwin’s Story of Metal-on-Metal Hip Failure

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

Howard Sadwin is 65 years old and lives in Sarasota, Florida. Life has not been the same since a metal-on-metal hip implant in 2007. In fact, during his 10-month hospital stay, Howard’s doctor leaned over and whispered to him that Howard was dying. But Sadwin survived and today is fighting mad about the artificial [continue reading…]

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Push to More Regulation Heats Up FDA Expert Panel on Surgical Mesh

By Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk |

SEPTEMBER 8, 2011 – About the only thing that the room full of injured patients, industry representatives, and surgeons could agree on at the first FDA hearing on synthetic surgical mesh was that more studies are needed on the safety and efficacy of the controversial medical device. This was the first of a two-day [continue reading…]

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