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The Risks and Benefits of IVC Filters

February 5, 2016 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.

A research study published in the October issue ofAnnals of Surgery reports that the IVC Filters are not only injuring and killing people, they’re doing so while offering no benefit whatsoever to patients. The study, which was carried out at the University of Michigan, examined data on over 800 patients who had received IVC Filters between 2010 and 2014. The…
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NBC News Investigation Questions Continued Sell of Defective IVC Filters

January 6, 2016 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.

Medical device company C.R. Bard has come under fire after a NBC News investigation uncovered confidential company records showing concern over the reports of failures regarding its G2 series IVC filters. According to the investigation, the company’s initial Recovery filter was associated with 27 deaths, as well as hundreds of other problems. C.R. Bard then released the G2 series filters…
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