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- 1.Need a Hip Replacement Lawyer?
- According to the CDC there were 2.2 million non-fatal fall injuries among older adults that were treated in emergency departments:
- Labral Tear
- Snapping Hips
- Among older adults (those 65 or older):
- Exercise regularly
- Ask medical professionals to review medicines, prescription and non-prescription
- Have eyes checked at least annually
- Reduce trip hazards in home and add grab bars and railings where needed
Falls Among Older Adults 3.
- How can older Adults Prevent Falls?
- 1 of 3 fall each year but less than half report it
- Falls are the leading cause of injury death
- Falls are the most common cause of nonfatal injuries and hospital admissions for trauma
- 19,700 died from unintentional fall injuries in 2008
Falls Among Older Adults (cont) 4. Recent Major Recalls www.HipRecallsLawyer.com DePuy ASR XLAcetabular System Zimmer Durom CupHip System Stryker TridentAcetabular System 5.
- DePuy Hip Recall Stats
- Estimated 93,000 people have these systems
- Between 12% and 13% chance of premature failure
- Recalls on ASR XL and ASR Hip Resurfacing System
- 49% Revision rate for patients who have implant for 6 years
DePuy ASR XL - Hip Recallwww.HipRecallsLawyer.com 6.
- Stryker Acetabular Stats
- Based out of Manwah, NJ
- Two units affected
- Trident PSL
- Trident Hemispherical Acetabular Cups
- Recalled in winter of 2008
- Stryker brought ceramic to ceramic to the main stream market
Stryker Trident- Hip Recallwww.HipRecallsLawyer.com 7.
- Zimmer Durom Recall Stats
- Estimated 12,000 people affected in United States
- Complaints of loosening device parts
- Often leads to additional treatment or surjury
- Did not suspend the sales of the device
Zimmer Artificial Hip Recallwww.HipRecallsLawyer.com 8.
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