Latest Merrill Matthews Stories

2010-02-24 14:29:00

DALLAS, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although Republicans will meet with President Obama tomorrow for a health care summit -- supposedly to negotiate a bipartisan agreement for health care reform -- Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) health care expert Dr. Merrill Matthews says the president's plan does nothing to appease the other side of the aisle. "Republicans had three fundamental objections to the House and Senate health care reform bills," said Matthews. "Last year's bills...

2009-03-05 11:53:00

DALLAS, March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday's Supreme Court ruling against preemption is disastrous for patient access to necessary medicines and research for new therapies, and clearly elevates trial lawyers and local juries as the de facto authority on drug safety. The high court has decided that federal law does not preempt state law in matters of drug safety, and consequently, a flood of frivolous liability lawsuits will cause patients to lose access to critical new medicines....

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