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A new material has been suggested to treat pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence to the current mesh material, polypropylene. more

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The government has announced that it will conduct an audit into the number of women who have been harmed by vaginal mesh implants. more

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The pelvic mesh scandal isn’t going away with many women reporting severe adverse effects of the product. Reece Armstrong has been following events and outlines where we are now more

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Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon has had its favourable court ruling overturned for a trial over its pelvic mesh devices. more

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Make a mesh: A recent collaboration is making progress in its exploration of polymer mesh for use in breast cancer surgery. more

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Mesh of minds: A recent collaboration aims to bring clarity to the use of polymer mesh in breast cancer surgeries. Mike Smith reports. more

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Suspended sentence: Scottish health secretary, Alex Neil, has written to health boards to ask them to consider the suspension of polypropylene mesh medical devices. more

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