Boston Sci to pay $195 million to settle Guidant device claims

August 2007
Cardiovascular Device Update;Aug2007, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p20
The article reports that Boston Scientific will pay for claims regarding the implantable rhythm management devices made by Guidant. Boston Scientific will allot $195 million to settle claims of patients who were implanted with the devices. The devices were recalled by Guidant because of possible failure. Guidant was acquired by Boston in 2006.


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