FDAnews Device Daily Bulletin

GUIDANT BRASS REBUKED FOR LAX OVERSIGHT

March 23, 2006
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A panel of outside experts faulted Guidant Corp.'s Indianapolis corporate brass for hands-off management of its embattled Minnesota-based cardiac rhythm division, which was criticized last year for not telling doctors about defects in some of the heart devices it makes.

The Indianapolis Star (http://www.indystar.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060322/BUSINESS/603220382)