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Joint Letter to House Leadership Presses for Device Tax Vote

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 | Permalink

Wed, 02/08/2012 Health Care Reform, Device Tax A letter signed by over 70 freshman Members of Congress was sent to the House leadership this week to press for a vote on repealing the medical device tax. The letter, which was coordinated by Congressman Todd Rokita (IN), noted that with the challenging economy and persistently high unemployment, there is no better time to repeal a provision of healthcare reform that will harm job creation and innovation. read more

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LIVE FROM PHARMAPACK EUROPE: Drug delivery devices …

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 | Permalink

Search. Home. Your source for news, trends and analysis of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices , and nutraceuticals. HCP Cover Image. Cover Gradient. Main menu. MARKETS · Biologics · Combination products · Cosmeceuticals …

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No increase in heart attack, stroke risk seen with ADHD meds

Monday, December 12th, 2011 | Permalink

The million-plus U.S. adults who take medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) do not appear to be increasing their risk of heart attack or stroke.

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New Legislation Seeks to Improve Advisory Panels, Remove Barriers to Innovation

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 | Permalink

Tue, 11/15/2011 FDA   A new piece of legislation was introduced in the Senate this week to help speed up the approval and clearance of medical devices. The legislation, “Patient Access to Medical Innovation Act”, was introduced by Senator Al Franken (MN), who noted “My legislation would remove unnecessary barriers so that these critical medical devices get to the patients that need them as quickly and safely as possible.”   read more

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WHO’s Executive Board supports reform proposals

Friday, November 4th, 2011 | Permalink

4 November 2011 — The Executive Board of WHO ended a three-day special session with Member States expressing strong support for WHO’s work. Agreement was reached on broad proposals for reform, which aim to better position WHO to improve health outcomes.

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