Euro battle over denying mercury sphygmos to GPs

Cressey, Daniel
June 2006
Pulse;6/8/2006, Vol. 66 Issue 23, p2
The article talks about the drug regulator in Great Britain and its battle against the European proposals of denying general practitioners (GPs) the use of mercury sphygmomanometers. The European Commission is examining the proposals from four states to phase-out mercury devices that are being used for health care such as thermometers and sphygmos.


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