Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Hernia Mesh

Hernia Mesh

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Hernia Meshes are Causing the Same Issues They were Intended to Prevent: Some Personal Stories

In December 2013, Bill Tedford, a resident of Jefferson County, Alabama, underwent surgery in order to repair a hernia. His doctor used the Physiomesh Hernia Patch, a device that manufacturer Ethicon claimed was designed to prevent inflammation and the formation of scar tissue resulting in adhesion. Instead, that is...

When it Comes to the Hernia Mesh the FDA is Falling Down on the Job

While injuries and deaths due to the use of hernia meshes continue to rise and lawsuits against manufacturers pile up, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is either demonstrating total incompetence – or it is turning a blind eye to what is happening. It raises the question of just...

Bard Medical is At It Again With Defective Hernia Patches

Once again, Bard Medical – the company that brought defective products to the health care market that include the Avulta pelvic mesh (among several other models) and the Vena TechTM LP IVC filter – is facing lawsuits over yet another device that has been injuring and killing patients.The...