Trial under way in LA hip joint repla...

Trial under way in LA hip joint replacement suit

There are 4 comments on the Northern Michigan News story from Jan 25, 2013, titled Trial under way in LA hip joint replacement suit. In it, Northern Michigan News reports that:

A California jury heard opening statements Friday from attorneys in a lawsuit over whether a now-withdrawn hip replacement device from medical giant Johnson & Johnson subsidiary was defective.

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Kansas City, MO

#1 Feb 1, 2013
These metal-on-metal hip implants indeed brought tremendous damage to its recipients. Quite a number of people are experiencing pain, inflammation, dislocations, and metallosis from these hip devices. To know more, visithttp://stryker-hip-replac

Dallas, TX

#2 Feb 1, 2013
It's good that the trial has gone underway. There may have been efforts to settle the complaints and this would have been very discouraging. This will provide a new hope to the thousands who suffered serious complications. You can read their stories in

Phoenix, AZ

#3 Feb 3, 2013
This may help those who have suffered because of their metal hip implants. Many people though that all-metal design for the hip implants will be more durable and better but these high failure rates speak of a different truth.
Lauri Curry

San Jose, CA

#5 May 20, 2013
Hip replacement lawsuits have been one of the hottest medical issues. Based on reports, hip replacements are associated with some complications especially with that all-metal hip implant. Many of its recipient filed lawsuits against its manufacturers for adverse effects they experienced which include inflammation, pain, loosening of hip implant, and metallosis. I came across this site and they have recent news and updates about hip replacement problems, you may want to visit it.

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