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Metal Hip Device Implant Sold in EU After Rejected in U.S.

February 15, 2012 ~ Barry Meier of the New York Times reports that Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy division continued to sell a defective artificial hip overseas even after it was rejected for sale in the U.S. Two related versions of the metal-on-metal hip, DePuy ASR were implanted in Read more

By | 2012-02-15T22:48:40+00:00 February 15th, 2012|Media Reports|0 Comments

Study of Medical Device Rules Is Attacked, Unseen, New York Times, July 27, 2011

Allies of the medical device industry criticized an Institute of Medicine report, to be released July 29, that says the approval process for a wide range of medical devices such as hip implants, hospital pumps, surgical mesh and external heart defibrillators is deeply flawed, is injuring patients and causing numerous Read more

By | 2011-08-14T03:49:10+00:00 August 14th, 2011|Media Reports|0 Comments