Navigation Links
Cases Involving Bard IVC Filter Failure Allegations Now Being Investigated by Resource4thePeople Attorneys
Date:3/28/2013

ently in the listing of over 900 Adverse Event Reports is the C.R. Bard Filter. In response to these inquiries from consumers we are providing links to lawyers who are offering free consultations."

These consultations are now being offered to provide consumers with a comprehensive review of the legal options that may be available to them to seek compensation for medical costs, pain and suffering and other expenses related to an IVC failure, said Resource4thePeople.

IVC filters -- inferior vena cava filters -- are medical devices that are designed to prevent blood clots in patients at risk for a pulmonary embolism in cases in which an anticoagulant is contraindicated or proven ineffective.

The FDA's warning issued to health care professionals and consumers reports that serious health problems can occur on these spider-like devices when the legs that extend from it to block clots break off.

What can then occur, according to the FDA is that these broken parts from the filter may travel to other parts of the body and cause serious problems such as lower limb deep vein thrombosis (DVT), filter fracture, filter migration, filter embolization and IVC perforation.

Resource4thePeople notes that class-action lawsuits were recently filed by patients who had Bard IVC filters implanted in their bodies and claim to have suffered serious health problems.***

The lawsuits allege that the devices are prone to fracture and cause tears in body organs, including the heart and that C.R. Bard is liable because company officials were aware of IVC filters problems but failed to adequately warn patients and health care professionals.

The lawsuit claims that an estimated 100,000 of the devices have been implanted in patients in the United States.

These lawsuits and the medical society’s formation of an IVC filter follow the warning issued by the FDA detailing the large number of Adverse Event Reports:

"Since
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. d'Oliveira & Associates Offers “No Win - No Fee Promise” on Topamax Cases
2. AvePoint Showcases Enterprise Collaboration Solutions as Title Sponsor of SharePoint Fest Denver 2013
3. The Law Firm of d'Oliveira & Associates Now Offers a No Win - No Fee Promise in Mirena IUD Cases
4. Amirsys Showcases Radiology Products at European Congress of Radiology
5. AvePoint Showcases Compliance Solutions as Gold Sponsor of the IAPP Global Privacy Summit in Washington, DC
6. Tylenol Liver Failure Allegation Lawsuits Update: Resource4thePeople Reports Hearing to Consolidate Federal Cases Is Scheduled
7. Glidewell Laboratories Discontinues Digital Treatment Planning and Guided Surgery Services for Implant Cases
8. Women’s Excellence in Endometriosis Now Open in Lake Orion, Michigan – Dr. Jonathan Zaidan MD Opens Private Center to Treat the Most Complicated Cases of Endometriosis
9. 16 Cases of Kidney Damage in 6 States From Synthetic Pot: CDC
10. In some dystonia cases, deep brain therapy benefits may linger after device turned off
11. MessageSolution Showcases IBM SmartCloud Integration and Award Winning Archiving Solutions at IBM Connect 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/9/2014)... 2014 There has been a sharp increase in ... Center using MyChart, the online, interactive service that allows ... their healthcare providers, schedule appointments, and renew prescriptions. , ... using MyChart each year increased five-fold, while ... than 10-fold, according to a study by Dr. ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... watching World Cup highlights, Brian Williams refreshing old school ... positions on railings. A University of Colorado Cancer Center ... shows that YouTube also allows researchers, journals, and health ... of skin cancer and prevention. , "No matter what ... how we communicate around the world," says Chante Karimkhani, ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... the most important organs in the human body. Its ... properly this is its synthesis function and ... this is its detoxification function. Lack of exercise and ... the liver. The resulting diseased cells can lead to ... failure. According to the German Liver Foundation, over five ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... kidney and heart disease have raised concerns about the ... in the first study to look closely at this ... the University of Pennsylvania report that older kidney donors ... cardiovascular health as very healthy older people who did ... increasing organ transplant waitlists, the authors of the study ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... diseases has risen dramatically in Western societies. One frequently ... microorganisms and have fewer infections than previous generations, thereby ... by researchers at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, monitored ... of the immune system in relation to allergic disease. ... the Vstra Gtaland Region, half of them on farms ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:MyChart use skyrocketing among cancer patients, UT Southwestern study finds 2Health News:MyChart use skyrocketing among cancer patients, UT Southwestern study finds 3Health News:Study of dermatology on YouTube shows new ways science reaches public 2Health News:Telemedicine for patients with chronic liver diseases 2Health News:Telemedicine for patients with chronic liver diseases 3Health News:Penn study finds living kidney donation does not increase risk of death or heart disease for older 2
... ... important questions to ask when choosing an alcohol rehab centre. , ... London, UK (PRWEB) June 17, 2009 -- Linwood Group announce that there ... in getting someone who is struggling with drink on the road to recovery. Having treatment in ...
... ... of leading cardiovascular disease centers in the United States exploring the efficacy of a ... treatment of patients with advanced congestive heart failure (CHF) who are on the waiting ... ...
... Health reform must deliver "evolutionary change" says new leader of ... J. James Rohack, M.D., a cardiologist from Bryan, Texas, was ... Association (AMA), the nation,s largest and most influential physician organization. ... ) , , In his inaugural address as ...
... , Independence Blue Cross and Philadelphia Business Journal to ... June 16 Americans spend more ... costs continuing to climb, many employers are looking for ways to ... In conjunction with Philadelphia Business Journal, Independence Blue Cross (IBC) is ...
... statin drugs, such as Lipitor (atorvastatin), does not lower the ... of more than 3,000 Group Health patients published online on ... ,s June 20 print issue. "Prior research based on ... statins as a way to prevent and treat infections including ...
... , Reporting System Provides Information to Improve Quality of , ... , WASHINGTON, June 16 URAC , ... CARF International , a premier, global, independent accreditor ... for case management professionals. The uSPEQ(R)/URAC Participant Experience ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Linwood Group Research Suggests 3 Questions Everyone Should Ask When Choosing an Alcoholic Residential Centre 2Health News:AGH Joins Select Group of Medical Centers in Study of Promising New Technology for Treatment of Heart Failure 2Health News:AGH Joins Select Group of Medical Centers in Study of Promising New Technology for Treatment of Heart Failure 3Health News:AGH Joins Select Group of Medical Centers in Study of Promising New Technology for Treatment of Heart Failure 4Health News:AMA Inaugurates J. James Rohack as President 2Health News:Employee Health and Reducing Health Care Costs Focus of Working Wellness Expo June 17 2Health News:Employee Health and Reducing Health Care Costs Focus of Working Wellness Expo June 17 3Health News:Statins don't lower risk of pneumonia in elderly 2Health News:URAC and CARF International Announce New Survey Tool for Health Care Case Management Studies 2Health News:URAC and CARF International Announce New Survey Tool for Health Care Case Management Studies 3Health News:URAC and CARF International Announce New Survey Tool for Health Care Case Management Studies 4
(Date:1/15/2014)... YORK , January 15, 2014 ... Ltd., the exclusive worldwide distributor of highly sophisticated agro-breeding ... on January 7, 2014, the Company,s board of directors ... Weiner as its new member of the board. ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014 Tegra Medical is very pleased to announce the ... new Chief Executive Officer.  Mark was promoted from his current ... the company,s four facilities in Massachusetts , ... joined Tegra Medical in 2012 with 20+ years of broad-based ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 The Cadence Fitness & ... Center by the Medical Fitness Association, a non-profit organization ... their full potential. The Cadence Fitness & Health Center ... suburbs and second in the Chicagoland area. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:BreedIT (OTC: BRDT) Appoints Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Industry Expert Dr. Ben-Zion Weiner to Its Board of Directors 2BreedIT (OTC: BRDT) Appoints Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Industry Expert Dr. Ben-Zion Weiner to Its Board of Directors 3Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 2Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 3Cadence Fitness & Health Center Certified as Medical Fitness Facility 2Cadence Fitness & Health Center Certified as Medical Fitness Facility 3
... ... Meeting - A cumulative forty-five percent (45%) of patients ... medoxomil), and BENICAR HCT(R) (olmesartan medoxomil/hydrochlorothiazide) achieved ... mm Hg) (placebo:1.4%)., - Eight out of 10 (cumulative 81%) patients with ...
... La ... ... 14 /PRNewswire-,FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD ), a,biopharmaceutical ... research organization, today announced,that an agreement has been executed licensing classes ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New Data Shows 45 Percent of Patients with Stage 1 Hypertension Reached Normotension with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) 2New Data Shows 45 Percent of Patients with Stage 1 Hypertension Reached Normotension with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) 3New Data Shows 45 Percent of Patients with Stage 1 Hypertension Reached Normotension with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) 4New Data Shows 45 Percent of Patients with Stage 1 Hypertension Reached Normotension with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) 5New Data Shows 45 Percent of Patients with Stage 1 Hypertension Reached Normotension with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) 6New Data Shows 45 Percent of Patients with Stage 1 Hypertension Reached Normotension with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) 7Poniard Pharmaceuticals Licenses Kinase Inhibitors From The Scripps Research Institute 2Poniard Pharmaceuticals Licenses Kinase Inhibitors From The Scripps Research Institute 3Poniard Pharmaceuticals Licenses Kinase Inhibitors From The Scripps Research Institute 4
AccuSign® DOA Series Opiates Test...
... The SureStep™ Drug Screen Tests are ... assay for MDMA (Ecstasy). Designed using Microgenics ... is the only point of care immunoassay ... affinity for both MDA and MDEA but ...
The SEDITAINER Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) System is for collection of blood specimens for the measurement of ESR within the blood collection tube, using the SEDITAINER ESR Stand....
... NMP22® Test Kit is a quantitative microplate enzyme ... are at risk for rapid recurrence or occult ... voided urine sample and is twice as sensitive ... to improve patient outcome by identifying those patients ...
Medicine Products: