DoJ investigates AtriCure on marketing of Afib devices

November 2008
Medical Device Daily;11/4/2008, Vol. 12 Issue 215, p3
The article reports on the investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)-Civil Division for potential False Claims Act and common law violations relating to the surgical ablation devices of AtriCure. According to the letter issued by DOJ on October 27, 2008, the department will investigate the company's marketing practices in relation to its surgical ablation system to treat atrial fibrillation. Other scope of the DOJ investigation is stated.


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