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AdvaMed Shows How Cuts and Taxes Are Affecting the Medical Device Industry

AdvaMed, the medtech industry's biggest advocate on Capitol Hill, has been fighting the device tax that went into effect in January, as part of the Affordable Care Act, tooth and nail. Most agree that it's an uphill battle.

But it is also waging a campaign to let people understand how valuable the medical device industry is and how unfairly cuts and new taxes are affecting it. Here is an infographic the group has created to lionize the medical device industry's contributions while decrying what it describes as threats to the industry and, ultimately, medical innovation.

-- By Arundhati Parmar, Senior Editor, MD+DI

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