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Bard PowerPort Lawsuit | Settlements for Injuries

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Bard Powerport Lawsuit The Bard PowerPort, or “BardPort,” is a port catheter device that may be implanted subcutaneously and used for intravenous fluid or pharmaceutical administration. The Bard PowerPort is prone to breaking and shifting out of position because of problems in its design and production. There is a risk of internal vascular damage and […]

Top 3 Surgical Mesh Manufacturers Under Scrutiny Now

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Surgical Mesh Manufacturers Under Scrutiny Now Juries have returned several judgments against pelvic mesh manufacturers throughout the last decade. After pursuing their claims in court, plaintiffs have earned millions of dollars in compensation for medical costs, chronic pain, injuries, and mental distress. Thousands of legal lawsuits against transvaginal top mesh manufacturers like Ethicon, Coloplast, and […]

Stryker Accolade hip implants

Stryker Accolade implant revision patients report high blood metal levels with LFIT cobalt femoral heads. Mismatched implant metals can cause metallosis and dislocations requiring painful revision surgery. Over 500,000 patients in the United Stated were implanted with artificial “metal-on-metal” hip implants, also known as all-metal hips, during hip replacement surgery. There was a rash of […]

Bard ALIGN transvaginal mesh for stress urinary incontinence

New Jersey based C. R. Bard is a worldwide creator and distributor of medical products. Founded in 1907 by Charles R. Bard, the company specializes in creating surgical, vascular, oncology, and urology devices.   The Align Urethral Support System is one of Bard Medicals various products offered to treat stress urinary incontinence, or SUI, in […]

Transvaginal Mesh

When a patient with a ventral hernia (the swelling of tissues, intestines, or organs that works its way through an opening, injury, or surgical incision in a patient’s abdominal wall) undergoes hernia repair surgery, one common method of repair is to place a bioabsorbable mesh hernia patch over that opening. This causes the patient’s natural […]

Nursing Home Abuse

Our aged in society deserve respect and proper care at nursing hoes. In Illinois there a a specific statute, known as the Illinois Nursing Home Act, that helps provide for a financial recovery if negligent care causes injury or death to the nursing home resident.  Under that Act, owners and operators of nursing home facilities […]