The Basis of the FDA's Decision on Breast Implants
Kessler, David A.
New England Journal of Medicine. 1992 Jun 18; 326(25): 1713-1715.
...Although the decision to limit access to breast implants was in step with the recommendations of an FDA advisory panel, it was one of the most controversial decisions ever made by the agency. It has left the FDA open to criticism on both flanks: from those who argue that the FDA should not let any women have breast implants as long as their safety and effectiveness have not been demonstrated, and from those who argue that women ought to be free to weigh the known risks against the personal benefits of an implant and make an independent choice about whether to have one....
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.