Stay Informed With Our Articles On Defective Medical Devices And Other Dangerous Products

After a defective product has caused you pain and suffering, it is vital that you get as much information as you can before filing a claim. Our library articles explore dangerous medical devices, metal hip implants, dangerous drugs, and other products that could lead to a successful product liability case.

Knee Implant Lawsuit Over “Catastrophic” Injuries Removed to Federal Court

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A new knee implant lawsuit against Stryker and Mako Surgical Group over substantial design defects associated with the Restoris Multi-Compartmental Knee (MCK) implant has been transferred to the federal court system.Hazel Perry filed the complaint this past month in the Superior Court of Gwinnett County. She alleges that the...

Birmingham Hip Implant Preservation Protocol Approved

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The District Judge presiding over hundreds of hip replacement lawsuits regarding significant issues with the Smith & Nephew Birmingham Hip Resurfacing System approved specific protocols this week for preserving explanted devices.Currently there are more than 400 lawsuits against Smith & Nephew in the federal court system over allegations that...

Zimmer Fights Hip Component Lawsuit MDL

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As hip replacement lawsuits continue to mount throughout the federal court system over significant issues with the Zimmer VerSys femoral head and M/L Taper with Kinectiv Technology, the manufacturer is fighting a recent request to centralize the federal hip component litigation for pretrial proceedings.Currently, Zimmer-Biomet is facing approximately two...

Johnson & Johnson Pinnacle Hip Released Without Clinical Trials

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A new lawsuit alleges that Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy unit released their Pinnacle hip replacement system without any clinical trials to ensure that the implant was safe or even worked, generating massive profits while using patients as guinea pigs for the ultimately defective hip system.Karolyn White and her...

DePuy Knee Implant Bone Cement Further Endangers Patients

A new lawsuit indicates that DePuy knee replacement SmartSet GHV bone cement is dangerously defective, resulting in mechanical loosening of implants, premature failure, and additional risky surgical procedures.Osa Green filed the complaint against Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy unit this past month in the Western District of Louisiana....

Knee Revision Surgery Resulted in Acute Kidney Failure

A new case report details substantial risk factors from knee revision surgery, highlighting how the procedure to remove a knee implant following failure and the subsequent use of antibiotic spacers to fight off infection may have caused a 65-year-old man to suffer acute kidney failure.The medical journal Case Reports...