The IDEAL IMPLANT
is a structured breast implant
made from the same safe and proven breast implant
materials and manufacturing processes as other breast implants
Among the children with cochlear implants
, this auditory-visual integration showed up only in those who had received implants
before 30 months of age, the researchers report in an upcoming Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Today, doctors are looking at auditory brain stem implants
that would bypass the inner ear.
However, today's implant
shells are nearly twice as thick as those of the old silicone-gel implant
Believe it or not, breast implants
are more important than the New Hampshire primary.
The controversy over breast implants
is used as a case for this shift in the burden of proof of safety and effectiveness.
DENVER -- Cochlear Americas today announced the recipients of the fifth annual Graeme Clark Cochlear Scholarship, an award that recognizes the remarkable achievements of Nucleus[R] cochlear implant
The logical leap from deconstructionist feminist theory to FDA regulations and breast implants
was a little hard to follow.
TABLE 26 NORTH AMERICA: DENTAL IMPLANTS
& PROSTHETICS MARKET,
The manufacturers of saline-filled breast implants
-- which contain salt water rather than silicone gel -- were notified by FDA in January 1993 that the agency will require data on their products' safety and effectiveness.
, normally consisting of a metal surface (the ball and stem that are anchored in the femur) that interacts with a plastic surface (liner of the implanted
cast socket shell), have been redesigned into metal-to-metal hips in two different styles.
About 10 percent of women with breast implants
received the foam-coated type until they were taken off the market in 1991 because of concerns that the coating might increase the risk of breast cancer.