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Morcellator Activist, Victim Amy Reed Dies at 44

Mesh  Medical Device News Desk, May 25, 2017 ~ Drs. Amy Reed and Hooman Noorchashm put a public face on the failures of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and how it regulates medical devices.  Amy Reed, the Philadelphia physician who put a public, tragic face on the outcome of Read more

By | 2017-05-26T06:05:10+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Featured|6 Comments

In C.R. Bard Transvaginal Mesh Federal Trial Tempers Flare

With more than 27,000 cases naming six transvaginal mesh makers consolidated in a Charleston, West Virginia federal courtroom, the Donna Cisson v. C.R. Bard is the first to go to trial. The first Cisson trial, which began July 8, ended in a mistrial two days later. Drugwatch reports on the Read more

By | 2013-08-01T16:12:27+00:00 August 1st, 2013|Legal News|8 Comments

The FDA’s Internal Employee Struggles

November 26, 2012 ~ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a large public agency that regulates consumer products that make up about $1 trillion in annual spending or 25 cents of every dollar spent on food, cosmetics, drugs, medical devices and tobacco products. The Partnership for Public Service Read more

By | 2012-11-26T15:34:19+00:00 November 26th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments