Archive for the ‘johnson & johnson hip recall’ Category

Hip Replacement Recall Spotlights Technology Dangers

DePuy hip replacement recall shows concerns growing that metal on metal hip replacement systems may pose more dangers to patients than medical benefits.

DePuy Blames Doctors for Hip Replacement Failures

Prior to the recall, DePuy insisted that instances of device failure were due to incorrect positioning of the […]

What Raises Risks of Post-Surgery Complications?

The risks associated with hip surgery rise due to certain factors, including age, gender, ethnicity, and weight.

Misleading Ads Published in DePuy’s Brochure

DePuy’s ads are misleading because they market their hip as allowing for higher range of motion, when in reality many hips have failed.

What To Do After Getting a Letter from DePuy

After receiving a letter from DePuy, hip surgery patients should take a few precautions to ensure your rights are protected.

DePuy ASR Defective Design

What DePuy ASR Implant Design Problems Caused the Hip Replacement Recall? The ASR XL Acetabular artificial hip, manufactured […]

Flaws in FDA Medical Device Approval Process (Part 1)

Is the FDA Keeping You Safe From Harm? The DePuy Orthopaedics ASR XL Acetabular hip is an example […]

DePuy ASR Hip Replacement 50% Failure Rate

A joint medical research report released by the British Orthopaedic Association and the British Hip Society stated that […]

Help Hotline and Release Forms Can Be Used Against Patients

DePuy Orthopaedics’ hotline and medical release form are used to extract information from patients which could be used against them in litigation.

DePuy’s Offer to Pay Out-of-Pocket Expenses Not Enough

DePuy has offered to pay for out-of-pocket expenses, however these do not cover potential costs such as caregivers, assistive devices and home modifications.

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