ICIJ_NBC_AP_Partners: Implant Files

Number 28212
Subject Health Care
Source International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
State
Year 2018
Publication Date November 25, 2018
Summary Implant Files, the largest-ever collaborative health care investigation, sparked reforms by U.S. authorities by exposing the dark side of a global industry that pressures regulators to speed approvals, lower safety standards and cloak information, resulting in a string of grisly accidents that have left hundreds of thousands of patients disfigured, disabled or dead.
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Keywords Implant Files, health care, regulators, implants, deaths, safety standards
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