Failure Rate of DePuy Asr XL Hip Impl...

Failure Rate of DePuy Asr XL Hip Implant Rising

There are 6 comments on the Medical Design & Technology story from Mar 31, 2011, titled Failure Rate of DePuy Asr XL Hip Implant Rising. In it, Medical Design & Technology reports that:

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent information presented at the British Hip Society Annual Conference held from March 2 -4, 2011 indicates a rise in the failure rate of the DePuy ASR XL Acetabular Hip Replacement System which was manufactured and marketed by DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Medical Design & Technology.

Madeleine Ridgewood

Chicago, IL

#1 Apr 5, 2011
The failure rate of the DePuy ASR system has now increased to 49% within 6 years. This does not bode well for DePuy's Pinnacle hip replacement system, especially since the FDA has just recently began receiving complaints of metal toxicity in these devices. More than likely, more lawsuits against the DePuy Pinnacle hip replacements will follow. Updated information can be found at http://www.depuypinnaclelawsuit.com
Sarah B

San Jose, CA

#2 Jul 7, 2011
A lot of people already came forward to try to get DePuy to compensate them for losses these affected recipients have gone through. With around 93,000 of these ASR hip replacements sold worldwide, Johnson & Johnson already reserved nearly one billion dollars for the hip replacement lawsuits. http://www.hiprecalllaw.com
Joan Davidson

San Jose, CA

#10 Oct 5, 2011
And slowly, this has been the path of the DePuy Pinnacle hip replacement which you can read here http://www.depuypinnaclelawsuit.com/ .
Mars

Chicago, IL

#12 Nov 18, 2011
Recently, there are alarming evidences which indicate that the Depuy ASR hip implants revision rate is now at 25 percent, while some experts predict that within six years, as more of the devices fail, it could reach up to 49 percent. Read more about the DePuy hip replacement recall via this website: http://www.depuyhipreplacementlawsuit.com .
Hendy2

New York, NY

#13 Dec 6, 2011
One of the articles that I came across in this website http://www.rotlaw.com/depuy-asr/ stated that evidences indicate that the revision rate of the DePuy ASR hip systems is now at 25 percent, while some experts predict that within six years, as more of the devices fail, it could reach up to 49 percent.
Sean

Las Vegas, NV

#17 Dec 28, 2012
After the recall, still the number of complains keeps pouring in. To know more check http://www.hipreplacementlawsuitcenter.com

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Health Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News 10 weird and crazy sex facts you may not know 9 min Paola 7
Indian and Black mixed babies what would they l... (Aug '09) 8 hr Kelizthorn 33
News Drug Addiction Epidemic Town Hall Meeting set f... 9 hr Drug Enforcement 7
News Hospital to host health seminar on hypertension... (Oct '09) 11 hr Jon 4
News A look behind the scenes of a kidney transplant... 11 hr Jon 1
News Halton Hills mayor Bonette: Thanking volunteers... 16 hr elevator excuse eh 7
News Federal tax hike on cigarettes is criticized by... (Mar '09) 21 hr A Nonsmoker 44
Nudity at doctor's office (Mar '07) Fri Arlene 01 91
More from around the web