Prof. J.W. Cohen Tervaert FDA meeting breast implants. March 25th 2019 >>

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Healing Breast Implant Illness >> and their Facebook support group >>

Pip Action Campagne >>


FDA Releases Vast Trove of Hidden Medical Device Injury and Malfunction Reports. June 24, 2019 >>

Canada withdraws textured implants from the market. It concerns Biocell from Allergan. June 3, 2019 >>

All macro-textured implants are being withdrawn from the market in France. april 3, 2019 >>

FDA issues warning letters to two breast implant manufacturers for failure to comply with post-approval study requirements. March 19, 2019 >>

FDA meeting about implants day 1, March 25, 2019 >>

FDA meeting about implantats day 2 >>

FDA kept hundreds of thousand of breast implant incidents hidden from public. March 25, 2019 >>

Breast Implant Associated-Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) - Letter to Health Care Providers. Febr 11, 2019 >>

The implant files (English subtitles) 250 journalists from 36 countries investigated medical implants and devices. Nov 2018 >>

Silicone breast implants in the Netherlands : A market surveillance study. For medical devices such as breast implants, manufacturers are obliged to compile a 'technical file' based on which market authorization of the product will be decided. Files of 10 manufacturers placing breast implants on the Dutch market show clear shortcomings. Complete as well as correct files are essential to warrant patient safety. 2016 >>

PIP breast implants

German manufacturer supplied industrial gel PIP Baysilone >>

Banned PIP breast implants rebranded and sold >>

Chemical faulty breast implants used in 47000 women UK causes damage in unborn babies 2013 >>

PIP implants should be removed for preventive reasons 2013 >>

Sweden much later with ban PIP, because of too high a dose D4 2013 >>

Dr. Beretta concerning the test on PIP implants 2013 >>

Victims of faulty French implants win modest compensation 2013 >>

Breast implant scandal the wistelblower 2011 >>

PIP breast implants contain chemicals that scientists cannot identify 2012 >>

Britsh Parliament about PIP 2012 >>

MEPs want stricter controls on medical devices such as breast implants 2012 >>

FDA approves new silicone gel-filled breast implant 2012 >>

Interim report of the expert group (PIP implants) 2012 >>

European Parliament resolution of 14 June 2012 on defective silicone gel breast implants made by French company PIP 2012 >>

West Australian women set to sue for dud breast implants 2012 >>

7,000 more UK women at risk from faulty implants 2012 >>

Inside Frenche's Breast implant scandal 2012 >>

News on PIP 2012 >>

According this film, PIP implants were a lot cheaper( 1/5) than other implants >>

UK victims want answers 2012 >>

The FDA banned faulty French PIP implants in 2000 >>