Johnson & Johnson predicted metal hip issues

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Los Angeles, CA

#1 Jan 27, 2013
It showed that about 12%-13% of individuals who were implanted with metal hip implants needed revision surgery only after five years of receiving it. And the number of patients were increasing and piling to claim their compensation. Related information may also be found at
Margarita T

Phoenix, AZ

#2 Jan 31, 2013
With lawsuits piling up worldwide, DePuy should duly address the hip replacement problems encountered by its clients. It is also best that they would disseminate more information about defective hip replacement symptoms so that the patients would be given immediate medical attention. More information here:

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