Posts Tagged ‘ regulation ’

Australia’s Version of FDA Lax on Medical Device Safety

Mar 6th, 2012 | By
Parliament House, Canberra, AU

With the global news about the defective French breast implants called PIP filled with industrial silicone, the Canberra Times (here), published in the capital city of Australia, takes a look at how medical devices reach the market there. Australia’s version of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is called the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)
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Mesh / Medical Device News Desk

Oct 19th, 2011 | By
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Thanks for stopping by. Many years from now the public will probably look back and say “They put permanently implanted medical devices in people without any scientific review for safety? ” By then it may seem a perfectly normal question, but for now, Mesh/Medical Device News Desk (MDND) is devoted to telling the stories of
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