2017-08-25T12:27:12+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Bard Halo One Recall Lawsuit | Interventional Procedure Injury and Death

The FDA has identified the Bard Halo One recall as Class I, the most serious type of recall.  The FDA is warning health professionals and patients that use of these devices may cause serious injuries or death. Can I sue Bard…

2017-06-21T21:35:01+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
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Attorney David Szerlag
Boston Scientific Heart Valve Recall

After 3 patient deaths, Boston Scientific Corporation issued a voluntary recall of an older version of its Lotus transcatheter aortic heart valve replacement system, according to news reports (1).  “Catastrophic vessel trauma” was associated with these deaths. Recall Information The…

2017-10-03T15:36:36+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Mycobacterium Chimaera Infection after Heart Surgery

  Mycobacterium chimaera infections can cause serious injury, including pneumonia and death. Of particular concern is that patients infected with M. chimaera may not develop symptoms and signs of infection for months to years after initial exposure, making the infections…

2016-10-06T15:45:21+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty
Skull Clamp Slippage during Brain Surgery Reported to FDA

Contact our law firm about a lawsuit if you or a loved one have been injured during a surgical procedure involving head holders (skull clamps) used during neurosurgery (brain surgery). The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a…

2016-02-24T10:52:18+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Attorney David Szerlag
3M Bair Hugger Lawsuit Filed by Attorneys Szerlag and Flaherty

Attorneys David Szerlag and Brendan Flaherty filed a lawsuit against 3M, alleging the company’s Bair Hugger, used during hip replacement surgery, caused a severe infection. Contact David and Brendan for a free consultation at 1-888-377-8900 (toll free). Facts Alleged in…

2016-10-12T07:59:54+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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David Szerlag
Bair Hugger Lawsuit Update

On December 11, 2015, several federal lawsuits against 3M Company and Arizant Healthcare, Inc. for alleged infections from the Bair Hugger were consolidated in multi-district litigation (MDL). These cases all involve a line of medical devices known as Bair Hugger…

2017-06-22T20:09:04+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
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Fred Pritzker and Brendan Flaherty
Morphine Recall Due to Risk of Coma and Death

A voluntary recall of morphine was issued because it was found to be “super-potent” and capable of causing serious injury or death. On February 16, 2016, FDA was alerted of serious adverse events in three babies associated with the use…

2016-10-06T14:15:39+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Brainlab Cranial Navigation Systems Recall

Brainlab Cranial IGS System is a medical device that shows the area of interest and the position of an instrument relative to the patient’s anatomy to enable minimally invasive surgical procedures, for example, interventional radiology to remove a brain tumor. …

2017-08-25T14:49:57+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Read This about Heart Attack, Stroke, Death after Interventional Procedure

Can I Sue for Heart Attack or Stroke from Interventional Procedure? You may have medical malpractice and product liability claims if you or a loved one had bleeding in the brain or a heart attack after a minimally invasive procedure…

2015-11-04T12:40:01+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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PROFEMUR Hip Implant Recall and Lawsuit

The FDA has announced a recall of the PROFEMUR Long Cobalt Chrome 8 Degree Varus/Valgus Modular Neck, Part 1254 (PRFEMUR). All lots are affected; Manufactured from: June 15, 2009 to July 22, 2015; Distributed from: June 15, 2009 to July…

2017-08-31T14:43:13+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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FDA Safety Communication Regarding Heater Devices

The FDA issued a Safety Communication regarding heater-cooler devices associated with nontuberculous mycobacteria infections. These devices use water to heat or cool a patient’s body during surgery. Mycobacteria are germs that can cause serious illness. There are many kinds, including…

2016-10-13T08:49:40+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
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Brendan Flaherty Attorney
Hip & Knee Joint Infection Lawsuit | Bair Hugger

Lawsuits have been filed against Arizant Healthcare, a subsidiary of 3M, over the Bair Hugger device. The lawsuits state that use of the Bair Hugger during surgery drastically increases the patient’s risk of developing a serious periprosthetic joint infection because…