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Pennsylvania Will Accept Out-of-State Mesh Cases

Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 4, 2019 ~ Mesh maker, Ethicon has been trying to keep pelvic mesh trials out of Philadelphia, a favorable venue for plaintiffs. So far the Philadelphia Court of Common Please has yielded $146 million in verdicts for [...]

By |2019-04-04T23:50:59-04:00April 4th, 2019|Media Reports|3 Comments

Hernia Mesh Problems Are Not Going Away

Hernia mesh, WikiCommons Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 19, 2016 ~ They Did It Again… And They Aren’t Going to Stop, Hernia Mesh Problems Are Not Going Away and Are Finally Being Recognized Once Again by the Legal Community, Sponsored Content Hollis Law Firm  By now, everyone [...]

By |2016-10-25T09:00:39-04:00October 19th, 2016|Your Turn|23 Comments

ProPublica Wants to Raise Awareness on Medical Harm

Voices of Patient Harm Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 16, 2016 ~ Please help ProPublica put a face on patient harm. The nonprofit news organization, one of the few that has successfully continued reporting online, continues to explore topics of medical harm and patient safety. The group reports more [...]

By |2016-05-16T11:16:07-04:00May 16th, 2016|Featured|4 Comments

*Updated* J&J Facing 37 Pelvic Mesh Trials in December

In an attempt to move the enormous number of transvaginal pelvic mesh cases through his court, Judge Joseph Goodwin will consolidate for trial 37 cases naming Ethicon (Johnson & Johnson) to be heard in his Charleston, WV court on December 7, 2015.  Previously filed as 26 cases last month, that was soon [...]

By |2015-06-16T13:11:34-04:00June 16th, 2015|News|189 Comments

Why We're Here ~ Putting a Face on Adverse Events

Jane Akre April 19, 2013 ~ Hello everyone. I'm Jane Akre, the Editor of MDND. No I'm not mesh-injured but I saw the tremendous need to delve deeper into this story as a journalist when it was brought to my attention four years ago. (See more in the [...]

By |2013-04-19T11:25:34-04:00April 19th, 2013|Welcome|8 Comments