Medical Societies Score Win in Pedicle Screw Case

The medical societies that are defendants in the pedicle screw case have scored their first major victory. Four of the cases have been thrown out by federal judges for lack of evidence.

"I am ecstatic," says Tressa Goulding, executive director, Scoliosis Research Society, an organizations that is a defendant in the suit."This proves what I have suspected all along, that once we got to an open-minded judge, [he] would look at the actual evidence and see there is nothing."

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