-centered Mentor intentionally withheld safety data about its silicone breast implant application.

Inamed and Mentor, which is component of Allergan now, applied to sell silicone implants, in July and September 2005 gave both applications preliminary approval pending the conference of particular conditions and FDA. According to the AP/Sun-Times, in June this past year expressed concerns to Mentor officials that personnel had misrepresented a previous employee of Mentor, covered up or withheld resilience, leakage and various other data on the implants. The employee was laid off by the company in May, and a month he contacted FDA with the allegations later..

Margaret L. Gourlay, M.D., M.P.H., Jason P. Good, Sc.D., John S. Preisser, Ph.D., Ryan C. May, Ph.D., Chenxi Li, Ph.D., Li-Yung Lui, M.S., David F. Ransohoff, M.D., Jane A. Cauley, Dr.P.H., and Kristine E. Ensrud, M.D., M.P.H. For the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures Analysis Group: Bone-Density Screening Interval and Transition to Osteoporosis in Old Women Current osteoporosis administration guidelines1-7 recommend routine bone mineral density screening by using dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry scans for women 65 years or older, but zero guidelines specify an osteoporosis screening interval that is founded on data from longitudinal cohort research.