Devices and Implants

July 13, 2012

NuvaRing Pulmonary Embolisms

Although all combination hormonal contraceptives carry with them various risks and side effects, the NuvaRing has recently been the subject of much litigation. Lawsuits filed against […]
July 12, 2012

NuvaRing Side Effects

Approved by the US Food & Drug Administration in the fall of 2001, the NuvaRing seemed to be an innovative new approach to contraceptives. The prescription […]
July 2, 2012

C.R. Bard Bladder Sling Lawsuit

C. R. Bard, Inc (sometimes referred to merely as Bard) is medical equipment company founded in 1907 by Charles R. Bard and has headquarters in New […]
July 1, 2012

American Medical Systems Bladder Sling Lawsuit

American Medical Systems a large medical technology company, with employees in 9 countries and products distributed worldwide. Later acquired by Pfizer, AMS began with the first […]
June 30, 2012

Ethicon Bladder Sling Lawsuit

Ethicon is a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson that focuses on the design, production, and marketing of various medical devices aimed at minimally invasive surgery. Among […]
June 30, 2012

Boston Scientific Bladder Sling Lawsuit

Founded in 1979, Massachusetts based Boston Scientific Corporation is a medical device technology that services the entire globe. In addition to neuromodulation, cardiac surgery, oncology, and […]
June 20, 2012

American Medical Systems Sparc Lawsuit

Surgical mesh implanted transvaginally has been associated with higher risks of complication and injury in the last few years by the United States Food and Drug […]
June 19, 2012

American Medical Systems BioArc Lawsuit

The use of transvaginal mesh for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse has resulted in the filing of nearly 3000 adverse event […]
June 18, 2012

American Medical Systems In-Fast Ultra Lawsuit

The In-Fast Ultra is a type of polypropylene mesh sling created by American Medical Systems for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence. This condition, stress urinary […]