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Pelvic Mesh Lawsuit Funding Firm, Fair Rate Funding, Reports Verdict In Favor Of J&J In Cavness V. Ethicon

Pelvic Mesh Lawsuit Funding Firm, Fair Rate Funding, Reports V...

Reddit Email Print Reprint MANASQUAN, N.J. , Oct. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Fair Rate Funding, a leader in pelvic mesh lawsuit funding, reports a jury verdict in favor of the defendant, Ethicon and their parent company, Johnson and Johnson., 2 days ago

Scottish Gov't to limit pelvic mesh implants

The Scottish Government's safety review group said it will no longer recommend 3 of the 4 pelvic mesh procedures performed routinely in Scottish hospitals for patients with pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence. The change came ...
 MassDevice2 days ago

Johnson & Johnson wins 1st Prosima pelvic mesh suit

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) reportedly won the 1st lawsuit to go to trial over its Prosima pelvic mesh implant, after a Texas state jury ruled yesterday that the device was notdefectively designed and thatJ&J subsidiary Ethicon's risk warnings ...
 MassDevice2 days ago J&J's Ethicon appeals $3m loss in pelvic mesh case  MassDevice2 weeks ago No retrial for Ethicon in $3m pelvic mesh loss  MassDevice1 month ago

Plaintiff with murder conviction drops pelvic mesh lawsuit against Boston Scientific

The plaintiff in a pelvic mesh lawsuit, who wanted evidence of her murder conviction kept out of hercase against Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX ), dropped the suitlast week. Ramona Winebarger, who in 1995 pleaded guilty to murder in the death of ...
 MassDevice2 weeks ago Boston Scientific looks to block pelvic mesh plaintiff's bid to exclude murder conviction  MassDevice1 month ago

Business groups call for probe of medical funding in pelvic mesh cases

(Reuters) —Two business lobbying groups this week called on the Consumer Financial Protection Board to investigate the medical funding industry, after a Reuters investigation revealed that private investors are funding operations for women who ...
 MassDevice1 month ago U.S. business groups call for probe of medical funding industry  Business Insider1 month ago US business groups call for probe of medical funding industry  The Malaysian Times1 month ago

Investors profit by funding surgery for desperate pelvic mesh patients

(Reuters) —In July 2013, California urogynecologist Andrew Cassidenti received an email from an entrepreneur named Otto Fisher, who had a proposition. Fisher was looking for surgeons to perform operations to remove pelvic mesh implants from women.
 MassDevice1 month ago Special Report: Investors profit by funding surgery for desperate women patients  The Fiscal Times1 month ago
MedPage Today

Morning Break: Pelvic Mesh Scandal, Off-Label No-Nos

"In the little known world of medical lending, financiers invest in operations to remove pelvic implants from women suing device makers - and reap an inflated share of the payouts when cases settle ," Reuters reports in an eye-opening story. ...
 MedPage Today1 month ago
Drug Watch

Study: One in 30 Women Require Further Surgery After Vaginal Mesh Implant

Roughly one in 30 women who have a vaginal mesh sling inserted to treat incontinence will need surgery again in less than 10 years to remove or replace the implant, according to a study published in JAMA Surgery s September issue. With about 100,000 ...
 Drug Watch1 week ago One in 30 require further surgery after vaginal mesh treatment: study  CTV News4 weeks ago Mesh may be harmful to vaginal structure and function  2 Minute Medicine1 month ago
Drug Watch

How the FDA Let Women Down

Transvaginal Mesh "[Mesh is] a 'poster-child' example of the fundamental failure of the 510(k) premarket notification process to protect the public's health and welfare." - Public Citizen, 2011 FDA Petition to Ban Mesh Estelle Tasz speaks ...
 Drug Watch2 weeks ago Possible Lawsuit: Transvaginal Mesh  Lawyers & Settlements2 weeks ago Transvaginal Mesh Settlement News: C.R. Bard Settles For More Than $200MM, Says  TheStreet.com1 month ago
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Surgery rate to fix vaginal mesh problems low, says study, despite many lawsuits

, EDT. TORONTO - Despite a growing number of lawsuits linked to the use of vaginal mesh implants, the proportion of women who need reparative surgery for complications from the device is relatively low — at least for those treated for stress ...
 610 CKTB4 weeks ago
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