Category: Medical Malpractice

Metal Hip Implant Issues

Posted on May 18, 2018 in Defective Product by

Thousands of Americans undergo hip replacement surgery each year. While many hip replacement surgeries involve the use of ceramic or plastic replacement parts, metal on metal hip devices continue to remain the popular choice for many individuals. When a metal hip replacement part fails, it can result in serious medical […]

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Doctors Arrested for Excessive Opioid Prescriptions

Posted on May 10, 2018 in Medical Malpractice by

In March, two Pennsylvania doctors were arrested for the excessive prescription of opioid painkillers and other medications. A Philadelphia psychiatrist admitted to prescribing an estimated 25,000 opioids for patients – many without medical examinations. A Pennsylvania pediatrician was also arrested for prescribing nearly 1,000 Oxycodone and Xanax pills to a […]

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