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FDA Announces Deadline for Metal-on-Metal Hip Replacement Applications

In February 2016, the FDA issued a final order that requires medical device companies to submit premarket approval (PMA) applications by May 18th for two types of metal-on-metal hip replacement devices, including one with a cemented pelvic component and another with an uncemented pelvic component. In a statement released on its website, the FDA...
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$9.2 Million Verdict Awarded Over Zimmer Durom Cup Hip Replacement

In one of the first verdicts among several hundred cases pending against medical device company Zimmer over its faulty Zimmer Durom Cup artificial hip replacement system, a Los Angeles jury awarded a $9.2 million verdict in a lawsuit brought by a 59-year old man over the failed device.  The Durom Cup was developed to...

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