Navigation Links
DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Filings in Federal Multidistrict Litigation Exceed 4,600, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
Date:8/5/2013

New York, New York (PRWEB) August 05, 2013

DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits (http://www.depuypinnacle-lawsuit.com/) involving a metal-on-metal version of the Pinnacle hip replacement system continue to mount in the federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas. According to a Master Case List issued by the Court on August 2, 2013, 4,616 DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits have been filed in the federal litigation, all of which allege the all-metal hip caused patients to experience significant complications due to its propensity to shed dangerous amounts of metal ions into the tissue surrounding the implant, as well as the blood stream. (In re: DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. Pinnacle Hip Implant Product Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2244; N.D. Texas)

“We continue to receive inquiries from recipients of the metal-on-metal Pinnacle hip on a regular basis. We are not at all surprised that the number of DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit filings has now exceeded 4,600,” says Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing the victims of defective drugs and medical devices. Jeffrey S. Grand, a partner with Bernstein Liebhard LLP, serves on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for the federal litigation. The Firm continues to offer free legal evaluations to alleged victims of serious complications associated with the all-metal DePuy Pinnacle Hip Replacement System.

DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuits
Claims pending in the federal litigation involve a version of the Pinnacle hip system that utilizes the Ultamet liner. According to DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits, this version of the hip implant allegedly suffers from similar design flaws seen in the DePuy ASR hip implant, which was subject to a recall in August 2010. Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopaedics unit voluntarily recalled those devices because of an unaccept
'/>"/>

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

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. DePuy Hip Class I Recall Announced By FDA of Its DePuy LPS Lower Extremity Dovetail Intercalary Hip Implant Component Due to Risk of Fracturing, Reports Wright & Schulte
2. DePuy ASR Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes DePuy Orthopaedic’s Motion for Summary Judgment in California Bellwether Case
3. DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Issuance of New Order in Federal DePuy Pinnacle Hip Litigation
4. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges All DePuy ASR Recalled Metal Hip Implant Recipients In The Remaining States To Call Them Immediately If They Have Not Yet Been Identified
5. US Drug Watchdog Now Warns Recipients Of A Recalled DePuy ASR Hip Implant About Statute Of Limitations Deadline To Get Identified And Urges Recipients To Call Them
6. California Judge Allows Plaintiffs in DePuy ASR Litigation to Combine DePuy Pinnacle Claims, Parker Waichman LLP Notes
7. DePuy Hip Replacement Lawsuit News: California Judge Allows DePuy ASR Lawsuit Plaintiffs to Add Pinnacle Hip Claims
8. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges All DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant Recipients To Call Them About A Vital Blood Test That Should Reveal A Premature Failure
9. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges All DePuy Pinnacle All Metal Hip Implant Recipients To Call Them For The Name Of A Special Blood Test That Will Determine A Premature Failure
10. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges All DePuy Pinnacle All Metal Hip Implant Recipients To Call Them About A Specific Blood Test Designed To Determine A Failure-Nationwide
11. DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit Filed by Wright & Schulte on Behalf of Utah Man Who Developed Serious Injuries Allegedly Due to the DePuy Pinnacle Metal on Metal Hip Replacement
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2014)... HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, July 28, 2014 ... disease may be able to take hormone replacement therapy soon ... according to a new study. Previous studies, including the ... harmful effects on the heart. But, many of those women ... further past menopause. In this new study, researchers ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 ... the world’s largest uterine fibroid was recently removed from a ... 3 hours. The woman, identified only as Latha, reportedly had ... inside her. She had been experiencing fatigue and breathlessness for ... The doctors at Kumaran Hospital in Chennai only discovered the ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... AR (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 On ... a resolution declaring the week of October 12-18, 2014, ... of case management in improving healthcare outcomes for patients. ... and Senator John Boozman (R-AR), with support by the ... Management Association to honor case management professionals for their ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The ... named a 2014 ASAE Power of A ... public awareness campaign to encourage everyone age six months ... , ASAE recognized NFID for its power to enrich ... and action among consumers and professionals about the importance ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Award-winning inventor Michael ... a flatulence neutralizer specifically designed to absorb embarrassing odors in ... that can easily be stored in a desk drawer. This ... the PoofPad, users will simply sit on the pad and ... at the office and then BAM, someone appears out of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Early Hormone Therapy May Be Safe for Women's Hearts 2Health News:Early Hormone Therapy May Be Safe for Women's Hearts 3Health News:World’s Largest Uterine Fibroid Removed from Patient 2Health News:World’s Largest Uterine Fibroid Removed from Patient 3Health News:CMSA Supports National Case Management Week Resolution Introduced in US Senate 2Health News:National Foundation for Infectious Diseases Receives Top ASAE Honors for Keeping the Nation Flu-Focused 2Health News:Award-Winning Inventor Michael Croix Launches an Indiegogo Campaign for PoofPad 2Health News:Award-Winning Inventor Michael Croix Launches an Indiegogo Campaign for PoofPad 3
... issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine ... developing obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adolescents but not in ... of OSA among Caucasian adolescents 12 years of age and ... mass index (BMI) z-score, while the risk of OSA did ...
... Medical Center researchers have provided the most extensive account ... patients with an extremely rare premature aging syndrome. ... of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, ... should not be lumped together with those diagnosed with ...
... , , OAK BROOK, Ill., Dec. 15 ... larger role than ever. Now the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) ... Achieving Cost Efficiencies in Health Care, to assist value ... with the input of value analysis staff in the field, ...
... ... help people slim down, reduce facial wrinkling, and plump lips all in one minimally ... ... fat from the abdomen and inject it into the face and lips to help ...
... , ABBOTT PARK, Ill. and HOLLYWOOD, ... ) announced today a definitive agreement to acquire STARLIMS ... of laboratory information management systems, for approximately $123 million ... position in the global diagnostics market, providing advanced web-based ...
... LOVELAND, Colo., Dec. 14 Heska Corporation (Nasdaq: ... leading provider of veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, ... Company,s new DRI-CHEM® 7000 Veterinary Chemistry Analyzer (the ... Customers receiving these analyzers have invested in the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Obesity increases the risk for obstructive sleep apnea in adolescents, but not in younger children 2Health News:Researchers ID traits of people with rare accelerated aging syndrome 2Health News:University HealthSystem Consortium Offers Value Analysis Professionals Insightful New Resources 2Health News: Free Webinar Series at Aqualipo.com Shows How New Combination Liposuction/Fat Transfer Treatment Helps Patients Slim Down and Reduce Facial Wrinkling 2Health News: Free Webinar Series at Aqualipo.com Shows How New Combination Liposuction/Fat Transfer Treatment Helps Patients Slim Down and Reduce Facial Wrinkling 3Health News:Abbott to Acquire STARLIMS Technologies Ltd., a Leader in Laboratory Information Management Systems 2Health News:Abbott to Acquire STARLIMS Technologies Ltd., a Leader in Laboratory Information Management Systems 3Health News:Abbott to Acquire STARLIMS Technologies Ltd., a Leader in Laboratory Information Management Systems 4Health News:Heska Announces Installation of New Chemistry Analyzer 2Health News:Heska Announces Installation of New Chemistry Analyzer 3
(Date:7/29/2014)... MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , July 29, 2014 ... antivirals has amplified with rising incidence rates and ... absence of a preventative vaccine. Change is underway ... and interferon regimens towards highly effective, easily-tolerated, interferon-free ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140728/130662 Gilead,s mega blockbuster ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... RIDGE, Colo. , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... company focused on developing a proprietary electromagnetic induction ... it entered into an agreement under which TBC ... Continuation Investments Limited (COT) in an all-stock transaction. ... Company will initially trade on the Australian Stock ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... China Biologic Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBPO, "China Biologic" or ... in China , today announced that ... results on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 after the market ... a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on Wednesday, ... on August 6, 2014, to discuss second quarter 2014 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:A Treatment Revolution is Underway: All-Oral Therapies Transform Global Hepatitis C Antiviral Market 2A Treatment Revolution is Underway: All-Oral Therapies Transform Global Hepatitis C Antiviral Market 3A Treatment Revolution is Underway: All-Oral Therapies Transform Global Hepatitis C Antiviral Market 4The BioFusionary Corporation, Inc. Announces Intent To Complete Reverse Takeover Of Australia-Based Continuation Investments Limited 2The BioFusionary Corporation, Inc. Announces Intent To Complete Reverse Takeover Of Australia-Based Continuation Investments Limited 3China Biologic to Report Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 2China Biologic to Report Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 3
... March 29, 2011 Royal DSM, the global ... the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to ... North Carolina facilities on March 28, 2011. Ambassador Jones-Bos ... and Dyneema-Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene fiber operations, and toured ...
... 2011 Diopsys, Inc. has launched the new Diopsys® ... ophthalmologists detect optic nerve disease, including glaucoma and other ... leading cause of blindness in the world, reports the ... is often called the "sneak thief of sight" because ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Dutch Ambassador Visits DSM in North Carolina 2Dutch Ambassador Visits DSM in North Carolina 3New Vision Test Helps Detect Optic Nerve Diseases Including Glaucoma 2
Used in conjunction with the E5381 600 Circling Band (40 style). Indications: When high buckle is required. Overall length: 14.0 mm....
Concave inner surface to conform to the globe. Used in conjunction with the E5381 600 Circling Band (40 style). Indications: Wide scleral bed. Outside diameter 30.2 mm....
...
...
Medicine Products: