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Reporters Resource on Covering Pelvic Mesh Issues

Mesh 101: The Basics For reporters looking for a way to get started on the transvaginal mesh story, here are some highlights to shortcut your research. This is not a lawyer-generated story!  There are real women suffering devastating injuries from the use of plastic mesh and it continues today! 100,000 Read more

By | 2017-09-15T23:22:02+00:00 June 21st, 2016|Mesh Reading Room Resource|27 Comments

$8.3 Million Verdict Against J&J's DePuy Unit Over ASR Metal Hip

DePuy ASR Hip March 8, 2013 ~ Johnson & Johnson must pay the plaintiff who brought the first DePuy metal hip implant device to trial $8.3 million in damages, a Los Angeles jury decided this afternoon. This is the first of 10,750 product liability lawsuits against J&J’s DePuy Read more

By | 2013-03-08T16:41:30+00:00 March 8th, 2013|Featured|2 Comments

FDA Panel – No Decision on Metal Hips

  Sharee Winslow- Defective metal hip June 30, 2012 ~The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) convened an 18-member expert panel to look at the large number of complications arising from metal-on-metal (MoM) hip replacements in patients. Dr. William Rohr opened the proceedings on June 27 saying they Read more

By | 2012-06-30T23:12:10+00:00 June 30th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments

FDA Expert Panel to Assess Metal Hips

The FDA has scheduled a two-day expert panel review of metal-on-metal hips as concerns mount about patient injuries. The June 27-28 gathering (location yet to be announced) will include researchers, patients, doctors and scientists to decide whether or not the agency needs to do a better job protecting Read more

By | 2012-03-30T19:48:45+00:00 March 30th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments
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