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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 [...]

By |2012-03-30T19:48:45-04:00March 30th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments

More Monitoring of Medical Device Implants After Market

Artificial hips that fail, surgical mesh that injures – the New York Times reports (here) on December 14, 2011, that amid the growing number of problems with medical devices a bipartisan bill was introduced in the U.S. Senate that would require device makers follow the life of their [...]

By |2011-12-18T23:40:02-04:00December 18th, 2011|FDA News|3 Comments