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Business Ethics Expert Discusses Alleged Sale of Defective Medical Devices MEDICAL DEVICES Expert Case

…  case involves a dispute against a medical device company. The plaintiff alleges that the company was engaged in …  they were selling and marketing defective imaging devices that eventually ended up getting recalled shortly after they were put …  contracted serious infections after doctors used the devices on their patients. It was further alleged that the company was aware of …

FDA Expert Discusses Adverse Event Reporting Requirements MEDICAL DEVICES Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged female in Maryland who presented to the hospital with bleeding after defecation caused by hemorrhoids. The decision was made to perform a hemorrhoidopexy to correct her condition. Following the procedure, the woman complai …

Metallurgy Expert Discusses Nitinol Use in Popular Birth Control Device MEDICAL DEVICES Expert Case

…  continue to suffer from complications related to a popular medical device. The device in question is implanted into the fallopian tubes as …  to provide permanent birth control and contraceptive. The devices, once implanted, have been linked to a number of alleged complications, …

Medical Device Distributor Allegedly Violates Anti-Kickback Statutes MEDICAL DEVICES Expert Case

…  anti fraud case involves a medical device distributor and a hospital in New Mexico which allegedly …  The distributor in question employeed a woman working at a medical center that the medical device firm sold to, and gave her a commission for every device sold to …

Leading General Surgeon Discusses Defective Hernia Mesh MEDICAL DEVICES Expert Case

Leading General Surgeon Discusses Defective Hernia Mesh

This case involves a patient who had inguinal hernia repair using Composix Kugel mesh. The patient is currently disabled and has suffered chronic, debilitating pain. The plaintiff alleges that the defendant knew the mesh was not suitable for this applicati …

FDA Expert Opines on Alleged Defect in Forced-Air Patient Warming System MEDICAL DEVICES Expert Case

This case involves a forced-air warming blanket placed over a patient during a total knee replacement surgery, which allegedly resulted in a deep tissue infection of the patient’s knee. The warming system in question functions by generating warm air in a  …