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Object Number 2013.005.002
Object Name Letter
Title Letter from Dr. Brian MacMahon to Dr. Adrian Flatt regarding Poland Syndrome and Bendectin.
Scope & Content 2 page letter from Dr. Brian MacMahon to Dr. Adrian Flatt on the subject of a law suit over the possible relationship between the drug Bendectin and the birth defect Poland Syndrome. Dr. Buckwalter and Dr. Flatt, and Margaret Washburn had studied the syndrome at the University of Iowa Congenital Hand Project. Dr. MacMahon and Miriam Cedarbaum saught data from the study on behalf of Merril Laboratories, makers of Bendectin.
Subjects Covered Thorax Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Bendectin (Trademark)
Doxylamine
Pyridoxine
Associated People Flatt, Adrian
MacMahon, Brian
Keyword Search Terms Flatt, Adrian
MacMahon, Brian
Thorax Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Bendectin (Trademark)
Doxylamine
Pyridoxine