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Pharmaceutical Cases Newsflash July 2013

The Law Office of J. Neil Lanzi, P.A. is associated with counsel who handles pharmaceutical cases involving drugs or medical devices that injure people.

First, we try to keep you informed of the latest developments. A serious issue has now arisen with regard to the Triathlon knee replacement prosthesis. This is a Stryker product that has been used in connection with knee replacements that use a “ShapeMatch” cutting system. The ShapeMatch Cutting System helps the surgeon size the bone and now has been recalled as a Class 1 recall by the FDA. A Class 1 recall means that the product might cause serious injury or even death. (more…)