Correspondence of Health Secretary and Chief Medical Officer - transvaginal mesh implants: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

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All correspondence, emails, and letters, between Health Secretary Shona Robison and Chief Medical Officer Catherine Calderwood in which there is any mention of transvaginal mesh implants.


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