Abdominal Mesh

Nolan Caddell Reynolds is accepting Physiomesh induced injury cases. Ethicon has withdrawn the Physiomesh Composite Mesh hernia patch after two studies have shown the product ineffective. The studies found a better chance of recurrence (a hernia reopening) which leads to additional surgery, compared to similar products. If you or somebody you know had hernia recurrence

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An Attorney’s Perspective On Medical Device Safety Regulations

Medical device companies want their products to hit the market as soon as possible. After all, they incur almost all of their costs upfront during research and development, and they can’t begin to offset these significant costs until the device has received FDA approval. This desire often stands contrary to the interests of public health,

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Hip Replacements

Complexities related to hip replacements are nowhere near as rare as you might think. Complicated and risky as they are, these surgeries can cost thousands of dollars and even more if something goes wrong for treatments and additional corrective surgeries. Money is not the only “expense” for someone who, for example, received a defective hip

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Smith & Nephew R3 Acetabular System

Smith and Nephew PLC is a British-based company that is the world’s largest producer of arthroscopy (joint surgery) products. The hip replacement is made up of the cup (replaces the hip socket), the liner (fits between the hip socket and the head of the thigh bone), and the stem (inserts into the top of the

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Stryker Rejuvenate & ABG II Hip Systems

Hip replacements occur when one or both sides of a hip joint are damaged due to injury or arthritis. Modern implants are made from a combination of materials including ceramics, plastics and metals. Some implants have been made with MOM or metal-on-metal designs that were targeted at younger people with the hope that they would

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