Date: 01-Aug-2019

Maharashtra: 7 more eligible for J&J implant payout

MUMBAI: The state panel that has been scrutinizing patient claims for compensation in the Johnson and Johnson defective hip implant case has found seven more people eligible for payout. Since its formation last October, the panel has finalized names of 16 patients from Maharashtra to the central committee in New Delhi. A senior Food and Drug Administration (FDA) official