Category Archives: Defective

Zimmer Durom Cup & MMC

Hip replacement manufacturer Zimmer Holdings Inc. voluntarily suspended sales of the Durom Cup in July 2008, but reintroduced the product to the market a few months later. Zimmer set aside millions of dollars to compensate patients who filed lawsuits after received Durom implants and later required revision surgery after suffering serious complications.
2008 WARNING ABOUT DUROM CUP FAILURE
Promoted to younger, active patients, more than 12,000 individuals have had the Durom …

Defective Hip Replacement System Manufacturers

There are quite a few different types of hip replacement systems that have failed as the result of defective design or manufacture, including many metal-on-metal hip replacement systems. These medical devices have been manufactured by a number of different companies, including:

 

Stryker – Hip implant systems manufactured by Stryker have failed upon implantation in the body, including the ABG II and Rejuvenate;

Wright Medical – Manufactured the Medical Pro Femur …

  • Posted: March 27, 2015
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