Fixation Options. CORAIL PINNACLE 17% Less Chance of Revision. Hip Prosthesis Fixation by Patient Age. What’s Your Fixation Choice in THR?. DePuy Pinnacle Hip Help. likes. Let the experienced lawyers at Kershaw, Cook & Talley help you with your defective hip. Please contact Bill Kershaw. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics is on the hook for approximately $ million in damages in a bellwether.

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Graham Isaac released a short paper discussing the problems with metal-on-metal MoM artificial hips. A former client wrote a review of my work helping him through his metal-on-metal artificial hip case. Steven Tower, an orthopedic surgeon in Alaska, recently gave a fascinating and alarming talk about the many neurological problems he has observed in hip patients with elevated cobalt levels in the body.

Six Risks of Hip Revision Surgery. DePuy Pinnacle Trial Update 7.

Medical Researchers Call DePuy Pinnacle Study “Grave Fraudulence”

For many years my clients with failing artificial hips have asked me about the health effects of high cobalt and chromium levels in the body. Artificial hip manufacturers may see only a faceless crowd of victims. For all metal-on-metal artificial hips, we have to start with the central question: My life is a bit crazy these days. Today I want to take a similar look at the Depuy Pinnacle artificial hip.


DePuy Pinnacle Study called “grave fraud” – DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuit

Tower has concluded that this approach is wrong, or at least incomplete, and he has seen that often the first signs of trouble with hip replacement patients are neurological symptoms. The product failure often requires revision surgery, and the injuries that result from the artificial hip failures change lives forever: In fact, cobalt and chromium are used to make artificial hips that are not metal-on-metal but instead use polyethylene liners, or ceramic heads, or other non-metal components.

Did it start this week? The maker of an artificial hip, which has been taken off the market, deppuy the retraction of an article that harshly criticized a study of the device. I woke up before the sun feeling wide awake, depuuy not ready to face the day, I forced myself to fall back asleep re-entering the world of dreams and mystery.

In the last three DePuy Pinnacle artificial hip bellwether trials, three juries awarded the following amounts of money: DePuy Pinnacle Trial Update 6.

It was attached to an artificial titanium femur in my left deuy just three days ago—prior to my revision surgery—and looks and feels so smooth and shiny it is hard to believe that it has wreaked such havoc on my unsuspecting body: Throughout the process, beginning to end, I felt confident I had made the right choice.

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I am the partner pinnale responsible for the DePuy Pinnacle litigation at our firm. When metal components grind together, as they naturally do when a MoM artificial hip is implanted in a person, very small metal particles can be released into the tissue and the bloodstream. For years the focus following hip replacement surgeries pinnaclw been on the physical condition of the hip itself. But I want to provide the answers I can.

These questions usually arise after clients get blood work done and the test reveals abnormally high metal levels. Join us live tomorrow and I will be available to answer your questions.

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These last terms have special meaning in law: A lot of hurting people have depended on I feel that Mr. Please give us a call at with any questions. Affidavit of David Shein, M. How does the k process fail to prevent unsafe medical devices from going to market?