A settlement between thousands of plaintiffs and DePuy Orthopaedics was announced last week in the DePuy ASR litigation. The nearly $2.5 billion settlement will resolve the claims of approximately 8,000 plaintiffs. However, about one-third [...]
Details of the DePuy ASR artificial hip settlement were officially released yesterday during a hearing involving lawyers and judges involved in litigation across the country. To date, there have been nearly 8,600 cases filed in the federal [...]
There was partying in Chicago last month and you can bet that the folks at Zimmer Holdings – sponsors of the party and manufacturers of artificial knees that fail with frightening regularity – toasted the fortune they made. [...]
How much is that new hip going to cost you? The answer, according to a recent Journal of the American Medical Association Study, is that no one knows.
Researchers called more than 100 hospitals and asked for prices for a hip replacement [...]
The Mirena Intrauterine Device (IUD), manufactured by Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, is a small T-shaped plastic birth-control device that is inserted into a woman’s uterus by a health care professional and is generally left in [...]