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Sling the Mesh

The government’s recent debate over the vaginal mesh scandal was a welcome step towards recognising the debilitating effects that women have faced from these devices. more

Opinion

A report by NHS Digital has revealed the scale of the vaginal mesh scandal that has affected thousands of women across the UK. more

News

A review into a number of medical products that have caused public scandals has been announced by the government. more

Devices

Medical Plastics News takes a look at some of the biggest stories that have emerged over the past week. more

News

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

News

Medical Plastics News takes a look at some of the biggest stories that have emerged over the past week. more

News

A survey of over 500 women who have undergone mesh implant operations has shown the devastating impact that the devices have had on their lives. more

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The UK health watchdog NICE has recommended that vaginal mesh products be banned from treating prolapse due to safety concerns. more

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Women with transvaginal mesh implants have been exposed to harm because of failings in regulation, experts have said. more

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The government has rejected calls to ban vaginal mesh implants after MPs debated its use to treat women affected by pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence following childbirth. more

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