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UPDATED: Did Dr. Andrew Brill FBI Flip on Johnson & Johnson to Save His Own FlapJACK-Ass?

UPDATED May 28, 2015 Below  F.B.I. Investigates Whether Harm From Surgical Power Tool Was Ignored August 25, 2014 #CleanUpYourMeshJNJ #CleanUpYourMeshFDA #CleanUpYourMeshDOJ Dr. Andrew Brill recently stepped down from a Food & Drug Administration safety panel due to a serious conflict of interest.  Womens Surgery Group Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon's Gynecare (one the world’s...

Forced Accountability: AMS Endo Settles More than 350 #CleanUpYourMesh Cases

April 20, 2015 Endo International's ($ENDP) American Medical Systems (AMS) subsidiary is settling more than 350 suits over allegedly defective vaginal mesh implants, a turning point as the company shifts away from medical devices and casts its eye toward diversification to generate growth.  Endo in October...

WHEN WILL THE US BAN TRANSVAGINAL MESH?

June 20, 2014 One day after one of the country’s health boards voted to ban transvaginal mesh use in that country, Scotland’s Health Secretary Alex Neil has requested the use of mesh implants stop in Scotland until an investigation into mesh complications is conducted.  About 1,500...

Influence Marketing its Time has Come!

June 15, 2014 Marketing without content is a lot like having a million fake followers on Facebook or Twitter.  Some people are ok with that and want to focus on the "image" and how they’re perceived.  It could result in a quick fix but the problem...

Judge Jumps on JNJ Medical Director in Second Mesh Trial

Finally!  A Judge with balls who isn't going to play Johnson & Johnson's games during the second vaginal mesh trial, Linda Batiste v. Ethicon .  As reported by Jane Akre of Mesh Medical Device News Desk  Judge Ken Molberg took Johnson & Johnson Medical Director Doctor Piet...