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British Medical Journal Says Toxic Metal Hip Implants Could Affect Thousands

by NadrichCohenLLP March 2, 2012 Personal Injury

The British Medical Journal (BMJ) recently announced that an investigation into failing metal hip implants has revealed that thousands of patients may potentially suffer toxic poisoning caused by these devices. According to an article published in The Daily Mail,  the British Medical Journal partnered with the BBC to investigate reports of metal poisoning associated with […]

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Johnson and Johnson Marketed Rejected Metal Hip Implants to Overseas Patients

by NadrichCohenLLP February 16, 2012 Accident Claims

Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy Orthopedics is once again the subject of scrutiny as new reports surface that the company marketed a metal hip implant to patients overseas, despite the fact that the FDA failed to grant approval for the device in the U.S. According to a February 14th article published in The New York Times, […]

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DePuy ASR Hip Fears Spread to Europe

by NadrichCohenLLP February 11, 2012 Accident Claims

Concerns over the now-recalled DePuy ASR metal hips continue to spread worldwide, with patients in both Denmark and the Czech Republic reporting side effects caused by these devices. The news follows reports that health officials in the United Kingdom have launched an investigation of the hip implants after the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency […]

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