TGA fails to investigate half of safety reports

Australia’s health watchdog does not investigate half the medical device warnings it receives, research finds, but at least the public can rely on it to crack down on faulty glow-in-the-dark condoms.

A study published Monday delivers another damning assessment of the Therapeutic Goods Administration’s response to warnings about failing medical devices, and particularly its lack of public transparency.

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