Medical Device Defects

Medical Device Defects

Flaws in Medical Devices Certain health conditions require the use of a medical device, many of which are surgically implanted. The use of a medical device is often heralded as a new way to treat a physical condition. By and large, the devices are applauded and...
Medical Device Injury Claims in New Orleans

Medical Device Injury Claims in New Orleans

Looking at Medical Devices – the Good and the Bad Medical devices have helped many people deal with physical conditions and illnesses, saving lives in some cases. While it is right to applaud the efforts that made this possible, it is unfair to place all medical...
Medical Device Recall – an Overview

Medical Device Recall – an Overview

The Anatomy of a Medical Device Recall A medical device recall can be initiated when a manufacturer realizes the product violates safety laws or is a health risk. The manufacturer may try to fix the problem or remove the unit. In the former response, the manufacturer...
Paragard and Wilson’s Disease

Paragard and Wilson’s Disease

Presence of Wilson’s Disease and Paragard Not all women are candidates for the Paragard intrauterine birth control device. This includes those with a hereditary predisposition for Wilson’s Disease. This disease causes life-threatening symptoms. Wilson’s disease is...