Policy paper

PIP Silicone Breast Implants: Review of the actions of the MHRA and Department of Health

A retrospective, internal review of the actions of the MHRA and the Department of Health regarding Poly Implant Prothèse (PIP) breast implants, led by the Parliamentary Under-secretary of State for Quality Earl Howe.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Poly Implant Prothèse (PIP) silicone breast implants: Review of the actions of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and Department of Health

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The review has considered the available evidence on MHRA and DH action relating to PIP breast implants up to 24 December 2011.

Published 14 May 2012