The DePuy Pinnacle Cup System has been added to the list of defective hip implants causing injury to patients. Other patients of the Stryker ABG II and Rejuvenate implants are receiving compensation for their defective implants currently. However, it does not appear these medical device makers have yet learned how to place patient safety over profits. click to read "Lawsuits Filed Against Stryker And DePuy For Defective Hip Replacement Products"
Category Archives: Depuy Hip Replacement Lawsuits
Patients who received the metal-on-metal ASR hip replacement and DePuy Pinnacle hip implants continue to experience product failure, decreased mobility, and metal toxicity poising. Johnson and Johnson has already paid 2.5 billion dollars to 7,500 hip implant victims. Juries are holding these multinational pharmaceutical companies responsible for placing profits over patient safety. click to read "DePuy Pinnacle and ASR Hip Implant Failures"
Johnson and Johnson, the makers of the DePuy hip replacement, are facing punitive damages related to their defective hip replacements devices. Punitive damages are meant to punish a company for its intentionally causing harm. Punitive damages are designed to send a message to other corporations that similar conduct will not be tolerated. click to read "Lawsutis Claim DePuy Recklessly Endangered Lives"