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Washington, California Sue J&J In Latest Legal Action Against Vaginal Mesh Implants

The plastic mesh is used to treat pelvic organ prolapse. In response to thousands of injuries from the mesh, the Food and Drug Administration early this year re-labeled the products high risk instead ...

Study finds mixed results for use of mesh for hernia repair

Among patients undergoing incisional hernia repair, the use of mesh to reinforce the repair was associated with a lower risk of hernia recurrence over 5 years compared with when mesh was not used, alt...

Women with Ovarian Cancer from Baby Powder, Helped by Life Care Solution Group's Collaborative Effort

LOS ANGELES, July 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Greg Vigna, MD, JD, founder of Life Care Solutions Group and Jane Akre, founder of Mesh Medical Device News Desk today launch a collaborative effort to ...

RPT-Pelvic mesh maker AMS claims women were lured into needless surgeries

May 20 (Reuters) - American Medical Systems, a major defendant in litigation over controversial vaginal mesh devices, is accusing "a pyramid of businessmen, doctors and lawyers" of luring women into u...

Mesh Benefits Partly Offset by Complications at 5 Years

New data on the use of mesh in patients undergoing hernia repair prompt nuanced discussion about the benefit and risk calculation, with emphasis on the need for long-term postsurgical follow-up. Med...

Mesh vs. Suture Closure of Incisional Hernias

Recurrences are less common, but long-term complications are more common, with mesh repair.

Heavyweight Mesh Improves Laparoscopic Repair of Inguinal Hernia

The use of heavyweight mesh for laparoscopic total extraperitoneal inguinal hernia repair is associated with less pain and fewer recurrences, compared with lightweight mesh, researchers from the Nethe...

AGs: Pelvic mesh implants caused dire complications

Dawna Hankins was scheduled to have a partial hysterectomy in 2008 when her doctor suggested implanting a vaginal mesh device at the same time to deal with minor incontinence.

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Analysis of Surgical Outcomes and Determinants of Litigation Among Women With Transvaginal Mesh Complications.

To identify litigation predictors among women with complications of transvaginal mesh.

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