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AUGS Stands by its use of Polypropylene Mesh Implants

Mesh Medical Device News Desk (MND), October 22, 2018 ~ AUGS, the American Urogynecologic Society concluded its annual members meeting this month.  Women injured by polypropylene (PP) mesh implants, which the society promotes, met with some leadership of AUGS.  See MND story here.  Still AUGS stands by its promotion of [...]

By |2018-11-01T13:47:49-04:00October 22nd, 2018|News|30 Comments

AUGS President Calls Out Anti-Mesh Movement While Admitting to Mistakes

President's address, AUGS Sept 2016 Mesh News Desk, October 18, 2016 ~ The president of the American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) admits some doctors were not in the 98th percentile in their ability to place transvaginal mesh while he called out the anti-mesh movement. AUGS, the American Urogynecologic Society, [...]

By |2018-10-24T11:08:03-04:00October 18th, 2016|News|40 Comments

AUGS Defends Polypropylene Mid-Urethral Mesh Slings

MESH NEWS DESK,  September 26, 2016 ~ This story originally ran last March but is is appropriate as the organization, the American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) begins its annual conference this week in Denver. Expect to see some discussion of litigation and what potential exposure implanting physicians might expect from the [...]

By |2016-11-09T12:56:46-05:00September 25th, 2016|News|58 Comments