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Senate Bill Restricts Gifts From Big Pharma

Joe's Stone Crabs Miami Beach Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 24, 2017 ~ A bill just passed the California state Senate that restricts Big Pharma gifts to medical professionals, with the goal of reducing conflicts of interest. SB 790 severely restricts pharmaceutical companies from providing consulting fees, [...]

By |2017-05-30T14:59:33-04:00May 24th, 2017|Medical News|3 Comments

Secret CVs May Mask Conflicts with Mesh Drug and Device Industry

FDA panel September 2011 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 6, 2016 ~ Conflicts amid experts and secret CVs is the focus of a Public Citizen lawsuit filed against the Food and Drug Administration over its "unlawful" redacting of panel experts CVs.   On September 8 and 9th [...]

By |2016-05-07T10:56:39-04:00May 5th, 2016|FDA News|14 Comments

WHO ATTENDED: September 8-9, 2011 FDA Public/ Expert Meeting on Medical Devices for Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Thommaso Falcone, Cleveland Clinic Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 4, 2011~ Synthetic surgical mesh has been on the hot seat of late after a July 13 FDA Safety Communication said that complications are “not rare,” a reversal from an October 2008 Public Health Notification which downplayed [...]

By |2017-04-17T10:06:38-04:00October 4th, 2011|FDA News|3 Comments