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30 Months is Up! POP Mesh is Officially High Risk, Too Late for Many

Prolift for POP repair Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 10, 2018 ~ Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) polypropylene mesh, that has injured so many, has just suffered another blow. After an initial announcement and a 30 month waiting period, finally this month, the FDA has officially reclassified POP Read more

By | 2018-07-16T08:53:17+00:00 July 10th, 2018|FDA News|3 Comments

Transvaginal and Hernia Mesh Still Used Today – What You Should Ask?

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 5, 2018 ~ Your editor of Mesh News Desk is hearing from newly mesh-implanted women who are being told the same thing. (Talking points carefully crafted by public relations professionals?)  That is - this is a "New Mesh"  not the same mesh you've heard  Read more

By | 2018-06-06T14:11:18+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Op-Ed|5 Comments

Ask Questions, Seek Answers in Upcoming Mesh Webinar

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 21, 2018 ~ On June 6th, the first Mesh Webinar will be conducted from 5 to 7 pm EST.   Sign up Here.  Mesh litigation, polypropylene, multidistrict litigation, individual cases and settlement dollars, state court vs. MDL, what is a fair settlement?  These are just some Read more

By | 2018-05-23T11:56:35+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Mesh Reading Room Resource|8 Comments

West Virginia Woman Hopes to Go It Alone in Mesh Case Against J&J

Mary Dickson Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 24, 2018 ~ You may have wondered what ever happened to Mary Dixon, the woman who was fighting for her late mother, attempting to take her wrongful death case against mesh maker Ethicon forward in federal court in Charleston, WV? Read more

By | 2018-05-03T16:25:50+00:00 April 24th, 2018|News|40 Comments

McGinnis Recounts Pain from CR Bard Pelvic Mesh

Mesh Medical Device News Desk (MND), April 3, 2018 ~ Before the plaintiff closed its McGinnis v C.R. Bard pelvic mesh case last Thursday, Mary McGinnis told jurors in a Bergen Co. New Jersey courtroom about the pain she experiences due to pelvic mesh implants made by the defendant.  Defense Read more

By | 2018-04-17T19:48:31+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

McGinnis Ends Testimony in Bard Transvaginal Mesh New Jersey Trial

Dr. Shlomo Raz, UCLA Urologist Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 31, 2018 ~ As the second week of the latest C.R. Bard transvaginal mesh wraps up in New Jersey, jurors appear to be impressed with the North Carolina plaintiff and her husband. Mary McGinnis testified Thursday in Read more

By | 2018-04-10T16:34:03+00:00 March 31st, 2018|News, Pelvic Mesh|3 Comments

McGinnis Pelvic Mesh Trial Against Bard to Start Monday

Bard Avaulta Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 13, 2018~ McGinnis v C.R. Bard  will start Monday, March 19th in a New Jersey courtroom, almost seven years to the day after it was filed, with attorney Adam Slater representing the McGinnis family. She was implanted with a Bard Read more

By | 2018-04-10T21:44:22+00:00 March 13th, 2018|News, Pelvic Mesh|27 Comments

Ethicon Loses $35 Million Prolift Pelvic Mesh Case in Indiana!

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 9, 2018 ~ Once again Ethicon has challenged a mesh-injured woman in court and once again, the healthcare giant has lost! The product liability trial of Kaiser v Ethicon began in Hammond, Indiana, February 26th. One of the earliest pelvic mesh product liability cases Read more

By | 2018-04-03T10:45:22+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Legal News|26 Comments

Ethicon Denied Challenge to Hrymoc Pelvic Mesh Verdict

The Hrymocs, North Jersey dot com Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 8, 2018 ~ Ethicon had challenged the latest pelvic mesh verdict of $15 million awarded to Elizabeth Hrymoc who said the company made a defective pelvic mesh and failed to warn about its dangers.  But the Read more

By | 2018-03-09T08:22:16+00:00 March 8th, 2018|News|3 Comments