FDA wants to inform you about complications that may occur with the surgical mesh that is sometimes used to repair hernias, and to provide you with questions you may want to ask your surgeon before having this procedure. Read More...

Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacement Litigation

Litigation surrounding metal-on-metal hip replacements continues as more and more patients with the DePuy ASR and certain DePuy Pinnacle, Stryker Rejuvenate and Stryker ABG II, Wright Profemur-Z hip system, and the Zimmer Durom Cup all-metal implants experience negative reactions, including inflammation, groin pain, dead tissue, and bone loss, and require revision surgery to replace the implant entirely.... Continue Reading →

DrugWatch – Hip Replacement Lawsuits

Thousands of people who received DePuy Orthopaedics’s ASR and Pinnacle hip implants accuse the company of failing to warn patients of the risks of metal-on-metal hip replacements. DePuy’s parent company, Johnson & Johnson, has lost multi-million-dollar jury verdicts and agreed to a multi-billion-dollar settlement to resolve a portion of the legal cases. DrugWatch - Hip... Continue Reading →

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