DePuy Watch: $247 million award against DePuy and Johnson & Johnson in Texas – November 2017 On the 16 November 2017, a Federal jury in Texas found DePuy liable for a number of design and manufacturing defects, fraud and deceptive business practices, and found that both companies, Johnson & Johnson and DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. had.
Hospital Waiting Lists issue for Scoliosis Patients in Ireland Speaking on the ‘RTÉ Investigates’ programme, a woman discussed the suffering endured by both her family and her seven-year old son, who was diagnosed with infantile scoliosis, due to the delay in hospital waiting lists. The young boy was required to undergo spinal bracing and body.
Issue of Hospital Waiting Lists for Patients Requiring Urgent Surgery In May 2017, it was found that the waiting lists for public hospitals had reached an all time high, with 665,618 patients awaiting some form of medical care. The Minister for Health, Simon Harris, has called for audits of more hospitals, in light of the.
Hip Dysplasia Diagnosis in Infants and Adults Hip Dysplasia is condition whereby the hip socket does not fully cover the “ball portion” of the upper thighbone. As a result of this, the hip joint can easily become partially, or in some cases, completely dislocated. Those who suffer from hip dysplasia are often born with the.