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Newly Released Pelvic Mesh Pain E-Book: A Valuable Resource for Your Journey

Mesh Medical Device News Desk   No matter what stage you are in your journey with polypropylene (PP) pelvic and hernia mesh, this free e-book is a valuable resource. Pelvic Mesh Pain, written by Greg Vigna, MD, JD,  Kimberly Langdon MD, with contributors Ben C. Martin Esq. Laura J. Baughman, Esq, [...]

By |2020-09-15T00:35:29-04:00April 16th, 2020|Your Turn|7 Comments

Huskey Transvaginal Mesh $3.27 Million Award Affirmed by Appeals Court

Jo and Allen Huskey Mesh Medical Device News Desk, February 1, 2017 ~ Huskey Case Affirmed by Appeals Court becoming the third transvaginal mesh case to survive the appeals process.  The transvaginal mesh award of $3.27 million in the case of Jo Huskey v. Ethicon has survive an [...]

By |2017-02-13T12:04:18-05:00February 1st, 2017|News|17 Comments

Broadly Covers Transvaginal POP Mesh Issue with MND Input

From VICE Mesh News Desk, January 7, 2015 ~ Your editor, Jane Akre was interviewed for this January 5th story in "Broadly" a unit of the HBO show VICE. Read the story here.   Reporter Gabby Bess was seeking a comment on the new Food and Drug Administration [...]

By |2016-01-07T17:30:24-05:00January 7th, 2016|Media Reports|4 Comments

The Launch of Prolift Pelvic Mesh – What the Company Knew

Dr. Axel Arnaud, from Linda Gross case Budke Day Three – The old adage is you don’t want to know how laws and sausage are made. As this trial is showing, that might extend to medical devices too. In this third day of the defective product/ medical malpractice [...]

By |2017-10-26T10:25:55-04:00January 9th, 2015|News|7 Comments