NEWS on implant problems

PIP Poly Implant Prosthesis: German supreme court announces decision for 27.02.2020

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Heart pacemakers and defibrillators often not affected by electromagnetic fields in everyday life

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Recall of certain breast implants and tissue expanders from market

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An enzymatic pathway that converts A to universal O type blood

An enzymatic pathway in the human gut microbiome that converts A to universal O type blood Access to efficient enzymes that can convert A and B type red blood cells to ‘universal’ donor O would greatly increase the supply of blood for transfusions. Here we report the functional metagenomic screening...

Incidence of New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation After TAVI

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Overcoming Addiction for the Sensory Impaired

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Europe: Authorities judge cancer danger at breast implants differently

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C. R. BARD discontinues selling vaginal mesh products globally

Leading manufacturer exits vaginal mesh market globally Bard halted the use of certain mesh products in the United States in 2012. Since then, Bard has paid out hundreds of millions of dollars in settlements and damages in the U.S. to women who said they were harmed by mesh. The company...

Adverse events of reoperation after elective shoulder replacement

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