What causes hip pain, how can it be reduced and how do you know when hip surgery is necessary? A hip implant lawyer answers those questions.
The ASR hip implant recall is a complicated recall with details that emerged over time, making it important to understand its history.
DePuy ASR metal-on-metal hip device may also be poisoning patients with elevated levels of chromium and cobalt in their blood.
Knowing how long your hip implant should last will help you figure out if something is going wrong with it.
Numerous multidistrict lawsuits against DePuy Orthopaedics may be comprised into one federal case, pending a U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation hearing Nov. 18.
DePuy Orthopaedics ASR XL hip device was recalled in August because of its early failure rates but there are other dangers lurking in the implant.
If you have an artificial hip joint and are experiencing any of the following issues, it may be time to visit your surgeon for an evaluation.
The DePuy Orthopaedics ASR XL Acetabular System hip implant has been making headlines since its recall in July, but how does this recall compare to ones of the past?
Who issues medical device recalls and what is the process behind the recall? A North Charleston personal injury lawyer discusses the facts.
As a North Charleston personal injury attorney, I think it’s important for patients to know all the risks of revision surgery so they can have a greater reward from it.
Removing an arthritic hip and implanting an artificial joint is a major surgery, but each revision surgery gets more difficult and dangerous.
DePuy may try to contact patients to use their medical records against them in court. Don’t give them any information.
If you have a DePuy Orthopaedics hip implant device, you probably have a lot of questions. Here are a few to make sure you ask your doctor.
There are not always physical symptoms of a failed implant, but you should look out for these warning signs and visit your doctor if you suspect something is wrong.
The facts behind the recent DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. hip implant recall, from a personal injury lawyer.
Each year, nearly 1 million artificial knee and hip joint are surgically implanted in patients, yet no patient is protected against a faulty product with a warranty.
DePuy Orthopaedics ASR XL Acetabular System hip implant was approved in 2005 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration without clinical trials.