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Scotland's Health Secretary Calls for More Regulation and Informed Consent over Mesh

The Daily Record- the newspaper of Scotland - reports that due to front page headline reports by its sister publication, The Sunday Mail, the country's Health Secretary, Alex Neil, is calling for tougher regulations concerning transvaginal mesh and more informed consent. The Sunday Mail, and reporter Marion Scott, have done Read more

By | 2013-11-13T12:40:42+00:00 November 13th, 2013|Media Reports|0 Comments

FDA Panel – No Decision on Metal Hips

  Sharee Winslow- Defective metal hip June 30, 2012 ~The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) convened an 18-member expert panel to look at the large number of complications arising from metal-on-metal (MoM) hip replacements in patients. Dr. William Rohr opened the proceedings on June 27 saying they Read more

By | 2012-06-30T23:12:10+00:00 June 30th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments

FDA Expert Panel to Assess Metal Hips

The FDA has scheduled a two-day expert panel review of metal-on-metal hips as concerns mount about patient injuries. The June 27-28 gathering (location yet to be announced) will include researchers, patients, doctors and scientists to decide whether or not the agency needs to do a better job protecting Read more

By | 2012-03-30T19:48:45+00:00 March 30th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments