MEDICAL DEVICE EXPERT WITNESSES

MEDICAL DEVICE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Medical Device Company Infringes On Competitor’s Intellectual Property MEDICAL DEVICE Expert Case

…  a patent infringement involving several varieties of medical devices. Senior management officials at the …  system as well as a balloon catheter from a smaller medical device development company and attempted to secure a patent for the …

Biomedical Engineering Expert Opines on Faulty Vaginal Mesh Design MEDICAL DEVICE Expert Case

…  and eroded into surrounding tissue. An expert in biomedical engineering was required to evaluate the design of this device, to discuss the properties of its synthetic material composition, and to …

Defective Surgical Warming Blanket Design Blamed for Severe Burns MEDICAL DEVICE Expert Case

…  placed. The anesthesiologist denies that any alarm on the device sounded to alert him that the blanket was too hot. The attorney retained a biomedical engineering expert with warming blanket design experience to evaluate …

Biomedical Engineering Expert Discusses Infection From Heater-Cooler Device MEDICAL DEVICE Expert Case

…  addition, the patient was also attached to a heater-cooler device in order to maintain his body temperature. It was claimed that a flaw in the design of the heater-cooler device allowed bacteria to enter the surgical site during the …

Experts in FDA Regulation Opine on Essure Contraception MEDICAL DEVICE Expert Case

Experts in FDA Regulation Opine on Essure Contraception

…  against manufacturers of the IUD permanent contraception device Essure necessitated an expert in the Food and Drug Administration’s medical device regulation. After the Essure device was implanted in her …

Infectious Diseases Expert Comments on Forced Air Warming System Risks MEDICAL DEVICE Expert Case

…  case involves a popular brand of surgical warming devices that circulate warm air through a detachable plastic blanket to …  surgical procedures. As a consequence of the way the device operates, air within the operating room is disturbed, causing a …  infections. In addition, it has also been argued the device‘s pump and heating unit provide inadequate filtration for air that is …