Metal-On-Metal Hip Lawsuits Rising Due to Recalls

by on Friday, November 2, 2012  —  Depuy Hip Recall

There has been a great deal of controversy and litigation over hip implants for the past two years.  Unfortunately, the number of lawsuits is expected to continue to rise in the future due to recent… Continue Reading →

Hardly a day seems to pass without the introduction of some new product designed to make life “easier” or “more convenient.”  However, as we well know, products do not always live up to such promises.… Continue Reading →

As some of you may know, there are two different hip replacement products which have been recalled- 1.) ASR XL  Acetabulor System and 2.) Depuy ASR Hip Resurfacing System.  Now, if you are reading this,… Continue Reading →

I recently attended a seminar on the DePuy hip implant.  The recalled DePuy ASR implant utilizes a metal on metal design that was thought to be more robust than the long-established ceramic design.  Shortly after the… Continue Reading →

Defective Hip Replacement Products

by on Friday, February 11, 2011  —  Blog, Defective Drugs and Products, Depuy Hip Recall

As Americas baby boomers age we are seeing more and more people having hip replacement surgery.  Unfortunately some of the hip replacement products used in these surgeries are defective.  If you, a friend or a… Continue Reading →