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Pelvic Mesh Remains on the Market Despite FDA Decision!

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 17, 2019 ~ Mesh News Desk is trying to clear up some of the confusion concerning Tuesday's FDA decision about POP mesh applications to market denied!   There is a lot of confusion about the Tuesday announcement by the FDA to stop the sale of [...]

By |2019-04-17T15:03:36-04:00April 17th, 2019|FDA News|6 Comments

Washington State AG Heading to Trial with Johnson & Johnson

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 15, 2019 ~  Charging violations of its consumer protection laws, Washington State's trial is set to begin in one week.  California's case will be heard in July.  The healthcare giant is on the hook for millions of dollars in consumer injuries.  A trial is [...]

By |2019-04-16T22:34:32-04:00April 15th, 2019|Legal News|4 Comments

Neurological Injuries: Path More Certain

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 12, 2019 ~ Neurological Injuries: Path More Certain.  Sponsored Content. Dr. Greg Vigna, JD, talks about his continued focus on pelvic mesh injuries with a neurological or nerve injury component.   Since the Vaginal Mesh Multidistrict Litigation in West Virginia closed to new cases in [...]

By |2019-04-12T12:51:40-04:00April 12th, 2019|Op-Ed|0 Comments

McFarland Pelvic Mesh Case, Plaintiff Wraps

TVT-O from beckenbodenzentrummuenster.de Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 10, 2018 ~ The McFarland pelvic mesh trial is the seventh product liability case brought against Johnson & Johnson (Ethicon) in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, over its allegedly defective pelvic meshes.  It should wrap up next week. [...]

By |2018-09-14T16:35:08-04:00September 10th, 2018|News|19 Comments

Ethicon Tries Unsuccessfully to Have Hammons’ Issues Revisited

Prolift, from Sumsuro, Japan Mesh Medical Device News Desk, September 5, 2018 ~ The Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas has been a problem venue for Johnson & Johnson in its pelvic mesh litigation. So far, the device maker has won just one pelvic mesh product liability case with [...]

By |2018-09-07T17:26:10-04:00September 5th, 2018|Legal News|2 Comments

Thousands Purged from Ethicon Pelvic Mesh MDL

Federal court, Charleston WV More than 2,400 cases Dismissed Without Prejudice today Today, Monday, August 6, Judge Goodwin has been busy dismissing pelvic mesh cases from the Ethicon multidistrict litigation (MDL). Image: Robert C. Byrd federal court, Charleston, WV These are women who have "mesh in place" from [...]

By |2018-08-13T16:44:18-04:00August 6th, 2018|Legal News|15 Comments

Pelvic Mesh 101: Mesh Basics – Still on the Market

Mesh News Desk, July 25, 2018 ~  This story originally ran in March of 2016 but after a conversation today with someone familiar with medical devices, I was surprised to find she thinks many of the problematic mesh is off the market! This is not true. Image: Desara Sling by [...]

By |2018-10-24T11:34:51-04:00July 30th, 2018|Op-Ed|9 Comments

The Bleeding Edge Profiles Victims of Medical Devices

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 27, 2018 ~ The fallout from lax federal  regulation over medical devices and the harm done to patients, is the focus of a new documentary, The Bleeding Edge, which premiers today on Netflix. Image: Scene from The Bleeding Edge Mesh-injured Tammy Jackson, is followed through [...]

By |2018-07-30T14:44:24-04:00July 27th, 2018|News|3 Comments