Posts Tagged 'metal-on-metal hip problems'

Metal Hip Replacement News Website Launched by Hissey Kientz, LLP

The law firm of Hissey Kientz, LLP is announcing the launch of its new website, Metal Hip Replacement News. The site will serve as a source for news and legal information pertaining to DePuy, Stryker, Biomet and Wright metal-on-metal hip replacements.

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Biomet reaches $56 million settlement over M2a Magnum hip replacements

Medical device manufacturer Biomet Inc will pay at least $56 million to settle a multidistrict lawsuit relating to defective hip replacements. The litigation involves the Biomet M2a Magnum and M2a 28 metal-on-metal hip replacement devices. The combined Biomet lawsuits were jointly heard at the federal court of Indiana, where Biomet is headquartered.

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Johnson & Johnson recalls another line of faulty hip replacements

Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy unit has issued another hip replacement recall in the wake of high failure rates. The company recalled all 7,5000 units of the DePuy Adept metal-on-metal hip replacement sold around the world after patients required revision surgery to repair the faulty devices.

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