Tag Archives for " nj "

Mar 12

Personal Injury Attorneys: FDA Letter Warns Medical Device Manufacturer About Handling of Complaints

By Cesar Pinto

Personal Injury Attorneys: FDA Letter Warns Medical Device Manufacturer About Handling of Complaints The Food and Drug Administration has released a copy of the warning letter sent to Synthes Inc. last month. The letter serves as the FDA’s official notice to the medical device company of the ongoing investigation into its “failure to establish and […]

Continue reading
Mar 02

Medical Malpractice Attorneys: Poor Care for Poor Patients?

By Cesar Pinto

Medical Malpractice Attorneys: Poor Care for Poor Patients? Medical malpractice attorneys report the findings of a new study that shows that lower income patients are less likely to sue their doctors for medical negligence or malpractice. Doctors Have “Unconscious” Bias Against Poor Patients The study, published by Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research and authored by […]

Continue reading
Feb 29

Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Safety Review Finds that Dirty Surgical Instruments and Medical Devices are a Widespread Cause of Infections

By Cesar Pinto

Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Safety Review Finds that Dirty Surgical Instruments and Medical Devices are a Widespread Cause of Infections The Food and Drug Administration held a two-day workshop last summer to address concerns regarding dirty medical devices. During the meeting, device manufacturers and hospital representatives met with officials from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control […]

Continue reading
Feb 24

Personal Injury Attorneys Caution Consumers on Using Recalled Meijer Touch Point Fan Heaters that Pose Fire and Shock Hazards

By Cesar Pinto

Philadelphia personal injury attorneys of Messa & Associates advise that Meijer, Inc. has recalled approximately 6,102 of its Touch Point brand oscillating forced air heaters because exposed and unshielded electrical components on the defective product can cause the heater to overheat and melt. This poses fire and electrical shock hazards to consumers. In one case, […]

Continue reading
Feb 22

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Appalled by Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Insensitive Comments Towards Hopeful Family

By Cesar Pinto

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has issued a formal apology for a doctor’s mistake in telling Chrissy and Joe Rivera that he would not perform a kidney transplant on their 3-yeard-old daughter because she is “mentally retarded.” Medical malpractice attorneys are appalled at the insensitivity of this doctor towards the difficult situation his patients were in. […]

Continue reading
Feb 21

Personal Injury Attorneys Notify Parents of Infant Tylenol Recall

By Cesar Pinto

Philadelphia personal injury attorneys of Messa & Associates report that McNeil Consumer Healthcare has announced a recall of seven lots of grape-flavored Infants Tylenol. Approximately 574,000 1 oz. bottles of Oral Suspension Infants’ Tylenol are included in the recall. McNeil has received complaints from consumers having difficulty using the Infants’ Tylenol SimpleMeasure dosing system. The […]

Continue reading