Devices & Diagnostics

Is Medtronic Inc. ‘bribing’ doctors overseas?

Medtronic Inc. (NYSE: MDT) has been under heavy fire in the United States for making consulting payments to doctors — money it says compensates doctors for their help in developing medical devices. But regulators and lawmakers, most notably Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), suspect Medtronic is paying doctors to push its products on patients, whether they […]