Potential Complications Brought by Hip Replacement
Posted on Mar 16 2012 at 03:17:51 PM in Health
Hip fracture is a common injury in the United States. One of the best options in managing such is a total hip replacement, which can be easily resorted to if the patient can survive the conditions of the procedure. Surgeries will always have risks and complications involved especially with reports that there are defective devices out there just like the allegations being thrown on the DePuy hip replacement devices. Prior to the DePuy hip recall in 2010, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) already received a number of complaints about the devices. Anyway, the Britain’s Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is proposing DePuy hip replacement recall has been announced by mnaufcaturers like Johnson & Johnson due to faulty hip products. Legal professionals say that several clients have initiated court actions against Johnson & Johnson.