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Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Settlement Progress in New Jersey State Court

Laura Woods | April 17th, 2014
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A Stryker Rejuvenate hip settlement has been reached for many plaintiffs involved in the second round of lawsuits mediated in New Jersey state court. More than 1,500 product liability lawsuits are currently pending against Howmedica Osteonics over their Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II modular femoral neck-stems. Nearly 600 cases are pending in the federal court system, while 954 are pending… Read more »

Stryker Cormet Hip Lawsuit Dismissed for Insufficient Facts

Christopher Lanne | April 10th, 2014
Stryker Hip Joint Cutaway

A federal judge has dismissed a Stryker Cormet hip lawsuit for failing to plead sufficient facts to support the claim. The suit was filed by Kyle Swisher in state court against the Corin Group and the Stryker Corporation, but was removed to federal court where a motion to dismiss was filed by defendants. Stryker hip replacement lawsuit alleges negligence In… Read more »

Medical Device Recalls Spike in Past Decade, Says FDA

Whitney Taylor | April 4th, 2014
FDA Recall

A new report from the FDA shows that recalls on medical devices, such as the Stryker Rejuvenate & Trident hip recalls, have increased significantly over the past decade. The Medical Device Recall Report was issued by the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). The report summarizes medical device recalls issued between 2003 and 2012. During that time, recalls increased… Read more »

First MDL Stryker Hip Trials Begin Summer 2015

Steve Cid | March 31st, 2014
Stryker Hip Litigation

The first Stryker hip cases in the federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) have been ordered to be ready for trial during the summer of 2015. Although mediation continues in an effort to reach agreements in the mounting caseload of Stryker hip lawsuits, the MDL court met with the attorneys for both the plaintiffs and the manufacturer of the Stryker Rejuvenate hip… Read more »

Are Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacements Linked to Cancer? Study Investigates

Laura Woods | March 21st, 2014

A new study reveals findings indicating that patients with metal-on-metal hip replacements may not face an increased risk of cancer. However, research does confirm these individuals are at risk for other health problems. The medical journal, Acta Orthopaedica, recently published the study of 10,728 patients conducted by a team of Finland researchers, revealing they were unable to find a link… Read more »

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