Archive for the ‘hip replacement recall’ Category

UK Joint Registry Reports DePuy ASR Hip Failing at Higher Rates

40,000 of the 90,000 hip implant patients live in the US. FDA studying negative health effects. Medical experts expect hip failure rates as high as 50%.

FDA Reports DePuy ASR Hip Implants Failing at Alarming Rate

Metal on metal hip implants like the DePuy ASR hip replacement system have been found to be defective and pulled off the market in a massive global recall.

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.

Hip Recall Patients Advised not to Share Information with DePuy

In the wake of the global hip replacement recall DePuy has hired Broadspire, a claims adjustment company to […]

Medical Device Manufacturers Government Influence

The relationships between politicians, medical device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies are closely tied.

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 […]

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