The devices were failing at a higher than expected rate.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 21, 2013
AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated the website recently and they are now actively providing expert opinion in view of the recent news on ASR Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits.
According to court data updated on May 14, 2013, there are 4,994 actions currently pending in the DePuy ASR and DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implants Multidistrict Litigations (MDLs). More specifically, 1,179 actions concern the DePuy ASR Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2197, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio) and 3,815 actions concern the DePuy Pinnacle Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (MDL 2244, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas).
On March 4, 2013, a Montgomery County man filed a lawsuit in Pennsylvania Eastern District Court (case no. 2:2013cv01133) alleging he suffered injuries from his DePuy hip implant. In the lawsuit plaintiff claims that the DePuy Pinnacle hip caused him significant pain and lack of mobility; he was required to undergo revision surgery.
Taking into consideration the latest developments, AttorneyOne.com updated the website and, now, can actively provide an expert opinion including how to get in contact with legal counsel easily and inexpensively in case of alleged DePuy Hip Replacement complications. Sean Burke, director of Media Relations at AttorneyOne.com, adds that the relevant information illustrates that people continue to file DePuy Hip Replacement lawsuits. "For that reason", he continues, "our focus should squarely fall on getting the word out and assisting people in finding the right legal assistance.”
On February 14, 2013 Reuters reported that Johnson & Johnson recalled the DePuy Adept Hip Implants the previous month as the devices were failing at a higher than expected rate. British data revealed that the Adept implants needed to be replaced in about 12 percent of patients after seven years.
AttorneyOne.com has further information on DePuy Hip Replacement lawsuits including how to get in contact with legal counsel.
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