October 19, 2015 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.
In August 2015, MicroPort voluntarily recalled its Profemur Modular-Neck Hip Implant System. The recall came after MicroPort received twenty-eight reports of the modular neck fracturing. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined this is a Class I recall, meaning that it poses a risk of significant injury death. Patients implanted with a Profemur Modular-Neck Implant System have been advised…
October 7, 2015 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.
When Stryker Corporations recalled two of their hip replacement products, it was bound to lead to not only concern, but also lawsuits from individuals who were suffering from pain and discomfort because of the devices. With Stryker’s Rejuvenate Modular Hip System, the concern was warranted. The system was approved on June 3, 2008 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…