Inferior Vena Cava Filter Complications May Arise When Removed

An inferior vena cava filters also known as IVC filters, is a small metal device specially designed to prevent blood clots from travelling to the lungs. These devices have been connected with a series of serious complications such as breakage and migration that may injure patients, as well as organ and vein perforation. The device … Continued

Cook IVC Filter Class Allegations of Defective Design Investigation

Cook Medical has been hit with more litigation over the Inferior Vena Cava Filter (IVC Filter),. The lawsuit claims failing to warn, a design defect, negligence, breach of express and implied warranties and punitive damages. The IVC filter is a small cage like device that is placed in the inferior vena cava, to break up … Continued

Bair Hugger Deep Joint Infection Investigation

A number of cases are being filed against the Bair Hugger forced-air blanket, alleging that the warming blanket can cause infections especially for patients who are undergoing hip and knee joint replacement surgery as well as heart surgery. Investigation for the rising number of lawsuits reveal that the manufacturer of the Bair Hugger warming blanket … Continued

Mirena IUD (Intera-Uterine Device) Class Action Investigation

Introduced by Bayer in 2000, the Mirena IUD (Intra-Uterine Device) is facing a growing number of lawsuits being filed by women who have experienced debilitating and painful complications caused by this form of birth control. Most common allegations claim that side effects of Mirena IUD may lead to a condition called Pseudotumor Cerebri (PTC) also … Continued

J&J DePuy ASR, Pinnacle Hip Replacement Investigation

  DePuy Orthopaedics Inc., a division of Johnson and Johnson is facing a huge number of lawsuits, being filed by patients who were injured by its hip replacement implants. The manufacturer recalled its DePuy ASR XL Acetabular metal-on-metal hip replacement system on August 2010 and announced on 2013 that it will discontinue its metal-on-metal components … Continued

Biomet Hip Replacement Class Action Investigation

Biomet, an Indiana based manufacturer of medical devices that specialized in implants for replacing knee, shoulder, hip and other joints is currently facing a rising number of lawsuits alleging that the metal-on-metal design of their implant products can cause different complications and injuries to patients. Victims are claiming that Biomet failed to prioritize the safety of … Continued

Infuse Bone Graft Lawsuit: Medtronic Spine Surgery Investigation

  Have you had Bone Graft Surgery? Medtronic Inc., manufacture of the Infuse Bone Graft System  a medical device used to unite the vertebrae after undergoing a spinal surgery, is currently facing a rising number of lawsuits. Allegations that the manufacturer inadequately did research to study the side effects, as well as warn the general public … Continued

Vaginal Mesh and Vaginal Sling Complications Investigation

Did You or some one you know have Vaginal Mesh surgery and experience medical issues? A vaginal mesh lawsuit is available for women who have experienced infection pain prolapsed erosion of their vaginal mesh urinary problems blood vessel bowel perforation  bladder perforation painful sexual intercourse vaginal scarring, organ injuries any other problems after undergoing a … Continued

Asbestos Lung Cancer Investigation

Have You or A Loved One been exposed to Asbestos? For years it has been known that exposure to asbestos is highly dangerous to the health causing illnesses such as lung cancer, that’s why legal assistance and financial compensation is available for people who have suffered lung cancer and other major asbestos related diseases. Asbestos … Continued

Kaiser Lawsuit: Skin Removal Surgery Denial

Kaiser Permenante is currently under investigation for denying coverage for medically necessary procedures regarding excessive skin removal. If Kaiser would not approve your surgery classifying it as cosmetic, then you may have a legal claim. Kaiser has denied claims for person who have come in for surgery for the following   Excess skin or loose … Continued