Power Morcellators

Practice Area: Defective / Dangerous Products

Power morcellators are used in laparoscopic uterine surgeries, including hysterectomies and myomectomies.  If women undergoing these surgical procedures have undiagnosed uterine cancer, the use of this device can upstage that cancer, which can dramatically decrease the chances for survival. In fact, the FDA recently estimated that 1 in 350 women undergoing surgical procedures where power…

IVC Filters

Lawsuits have been filed against the manufacturers of the IVC blood clot devices for failute to warn patients and physicians of the increased risks of the filters breaking, and metal fragments moving through the blood, potentially damaging an organ. Additionally, the lawsuits state that the manufacturer C.R. Bard hid the results of its own research finding the filters dangerous, and…

3M Bair Hugger Warming Blanket

Practice Area: Defective / Dangerous Products

Lawsuits have been filed against the manufacturer of the Bair Hugger Warming Blanket alleging that their infections and post-surgical complications (including removal of surgical prostheses and amputation) were caused by use of the Bair Hugger. If you or a loved one suffered infections or post-surgical complications from a knee or hip replacement, or a loved one died as a result,…

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