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Must Watch Live Feed: Hearings on Mesh, Medical Device Budget Pits Patient Safety v. Industry

A must watch show How to Watch:  Go to www.energycommerce.house.gov  (link will show up when gavel begins hearing, live feed)  Hearing: "Reauthorization of MDUFA: What It Means for Jobs, Innovation and Patients" When: The Subcommittee on Health has scheduled a hearing on Wednesday, February 15, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. in [...]

By |2012-02-13T13:43:07-05:00February 13th, 2012|Featured|1 Comment

Showdown in House Hearings Over Mesh, Medical Devices

January 23, 2012 ~ House Democrats are asking Republicans for a hearing on Johnson & Johnson synthetic surgical transvaginal mesh used to treat pelvic organ prolapse, and the Allergan Lap-Band for weight reduction because of a growing number of patient injuries and a fear that device makers and [...]

By |2012-01-24T18:10:01-05:00January 24th, 2012|Media Reports|4 Comments