Joint replacements are the #1 expenditure of Medicare. The process of approving these medical devices is flawed according to the Institute of Medicine. It is time for patients' voices to be heard as stakeholders and for public support for increased medical device industry accountability and heightened protections for patients. Post-market registry. Product warranty. Patient/consumer stakeholder equity. Rescind industry pre-emptions/entitlements. All clinical trials must report all data.
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Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Regina Holliday/Mayo Scholarship & Medical Device Safety
Regina Holliday's Medical Advocacy Blog: Spare Parts: When I was a young teen I went with my little sister Esther to get my ears pierced at Claire’s Boutique in the local Mall. If you are n...