Sunday, January 22, 2012

Recalled Hips v s Lawsuits filed

I saw this summary on one of the legal blogs and thought the numbers were interesting (Firm called HK):

Johnson & Johnson recalled nearly 40,000 of its DePuy hip implants after studies revealed the devices fail at a rate much higher than expected. Experts predict the number of patients whose implant will fail could be in the tens of thousands. Approximately 9% of the patients who received one of DePuy’s recalled metal-on-metal hip replacements have filed a lawsuit against the company

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