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THE TWO ITEMS so strikingly encapsulate the current controversy over silicone gel breast implants that a reporter might have been tempted to invent them. But there they appear, for all the world to witness, side by side in the April 1992 issue of Vogue magazine.
In one column of...
THE CYTOTOXIC effects of silicone in the body might have more to do with the mechanical effects of microparticles, and the concentrations of these particles in various tissues, than their chemical composition, some researchers say.
Silicon, atomic element number 14, is an...
HEALTH CARE reform—how much, in what form, and how to finance it—has become a major issue in the presidential campaign.
Each candidate has his own recipe. Here, briefly summarized, are the major positions.
George Bush offers tax credits of...
The FDA has taken several steps to emphasize to physicians and patients that angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors can cause injury and even death to the developing fetus in the second and third trimester. While labeling for ACE inhibitors was changed several years ago to state...
The FDA has designated two additional investigational drugs for early availability for use in treatment under its Treatment IND (investigational new drug) program. Altogether 26 drugs have been designated for Treatment INDs since the mechanism was inaugurated in 1987 as a means of...
The FDA has published proposed regulations to implement "tracking" provisions of the Safe Medical Devices Act of 1990. The purpose of the tracking is to ensure that manufacturers can, if necessary, promptly locate patients if they need to be notified about a serious product malfunction....
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