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Welcome October- Media Tsunami Over Mesh Mess

Light Brigade, 2014, New Brunswick, NJ Welcome October 2017 to Mesh Medical Device News Desk~   This past month has seen an incredible uptick in the number of mainstream media stories generated on the mesh controversy.  Canadian television, Australia, UK, Scotland  - all front page stories on the mesh [...]

By |2017-10-01T21:20:13-04:00October 1st, 2017|Welcome|31 Comments

Scottish Mesh Campaigners Blast Official Report Before Parliamentary Committee

Scottish petitioners address health committee, June 2016 Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 27, 2017 ~ An official report by Scottish medical experts on the pelvic mesh mess in that country, is being called a "whitewash" and Thursday, campaigners, who have resigned in disgust, take their outrage directly [...]

By |2017-10-01T21:12:27-04:00September 28th, 2017|News|4 Comments

Scottish Inquiry into Transvaginal Mesh Mess Called a Whitewash

Holmes and McIlroy, The Scotsman Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 3, 2017 ~ Unlike the U.S., the transvaginal mesh mess, in Scotland is front page news. The government conducted an investigation into the hundreds of injuries there, but the report is falls short of expectations, say campaigners. [...]

By |2017-04-10T08:28:05-04:00April 3rd, 2017|News|2 Comments

Australian Investigation into Transvaginal Mesh Leads to Trials and Senate Inquiry

Caz Chisholm, Newcastle Herald photo Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 16, 2017 ~ Unlike the U.S. media,  Australian media is reporting on its transvaginal mesh debacle with citizens leading the charge. Transvaginal mesh devices seem to be front page news overseas. Joanne McCarthy writes for the Newcastle [...]

By |2017-03-27T22:50:27-04:00March 21st, 2017|Featured|14 Comments