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Depuy ASR Hip Implant Recall Lawsuit Hearing Begins

Since the DePuy hip implant recall in August of 2010, Johnson&Johnson, the manufacturer of the defective replacements, has attracted an increasing amount of negative attention due to the number of DePuy lawsuits filed against the company. Now J&J is further …

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DePuy hip implant recall – August 2010

Leading health care manufacturer Johnson&Johnson has felt the pressure after the DePuy ASR hip implant recall last year. According to Newsinferno and The Wall Street Journal blog Johnson&Johnson’s forth quarter profit fell 12%, the equivalent to a $922 million drop. …

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Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants Linked to Cobalt Poisoning

Metal-on-Metal hip implants may be associated with cobalt poisoning, among other serious complications. The recalled DePuy ASR hip replacement is one of several metal-on-metal hip implants that have been on the US market. Other metal-on-metal hip implant devices include Biomet’s …

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