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Defective Hip Implant Crisis Goes International

Defective Hip Implant Crisis Goes International

While lawsuits by Americans continue to be filed and resolved over hip implant systems made by Johnson & Johnson and other huge corporations, in countries like the UK and India, where the implant systems are quite common, it has been much harder to obtain justice and compensation for victims.

Your Hip Implant Can Kill You

Your Hip Implant Can Kill You

While obviously a hip replacement can’t “kill” the way a heart-attack can, a defective device can set off a sequence of events and conditions that can lead to serious harm or even death. And it happens far more often than we think, particularly because the manufacturers of these devices do not want anyone to know how often it happens.

FDA Warns Against Laparoscopic Surgery Device

FDA Warns Against Laparoscopic Surgery Device

The FDA has issued an even stronger warning against the health risks posed by a once-popular device used in gynecological surgeries. The device, called a laparoscopic power morcellator, used in performing hysterectomies or removing uterine fibroids, now appears to be linked to cancer.