Metal Hip Implant

Metal Hip Implant
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Attorney Chad McLain Discusses Mass Torts on Good Day Tulsa

On Tuesday, April 21st, Attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain appeared via Skype on KTUL’s Good Day Tulsa program to discuss mass tort lawsuits. Watch the segment: Many people are harmed by dangerous drugs or defective medical devices every year. Sometimes, drugs and medical devices are rushed onto the market without fully taking into account…
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Hip Implant Recalls and How They Work

When a company learns that there is a problem with one of its medical devices, it has a responsibility to alert consumers. The company will propose a correction or removal depending upon the situation. When the manufacturer does so, the FDA refers to this action as a “recall.” Medical devices are recalled when they are a…
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DePuy Settles Over Faulty Surgical Hip Implants

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton recently announced that Texas will receive $8.5 million as part of a $120 million multi-state settlement with DePuy Orthopaedics, a division of Johnson & Johnson. This settlement resolves claims alleging deceptive, unfair marketing of two surgical hip replacement devices. Details on the announced settlement are available here. The Investigation An…
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Safety Alert Issued for Stryker LFit V40 Femoral Head Metal Hip Implant Components

Stryker Corporation has issued a safety alert warning to doctors and patients that one of their metal hip implant components may be defective and prone to high rates of failure. This is not the first time that metal hip implant devices manufactured by Stryker have posed a serious threat to patient safety. To date, Stryker…

Stryker Corporation Receives High Number of Safety Complaints Related to New Metal Hip Implant Components

Thousands of patients that received a Stryker Rejuvenate or ABG II Metal Hip Implant device have experienced serious medical problems and many have undergone multiple revision surgeries. To date, Stryker Corporation has paid out over $1 Billion in settlement payments to patients that were harmed by these unsafe and defective medical devices. Now, two additional…
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Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $500 Million in Major DePuy Hip Implant Verdict

Every year, thousands of Americans rely on artificial hip implant devices to help them regain their mobility and independence. If the hip implant they receive is defective or poorly designed, it can lead to severe side effects as well as painful and expensive revision surgery. Unfortunately, many hip implants are defective and have caused serious…
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Important Timeline – Status Of Defective Hip Implant Lawsuits

An estimated 500,000 Americans have received metal hip implant devices for broken or fractured hips, manufactured by companies including DePuy, Stryker, Smith & Nephew, Wright, Zimmer, and more. Unfortunately, many of these metal hip implants were defective, and have caused serious injuries for thousands of patients. Many patients that have received a defective metal hip…
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Stryker Hip Implants: Everything You Need to Know About Revision Surgery Claims

For thousands of patients throughout the United States, Stryker Corporation’s Rejuvenate and ABG II Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants are failing and causing serious, and even life-threatening injuries. Many people that received one of these medical devices are even forced to undergo revision surgery, which can be a painful, expensive, and dangerous process. The major issue with…