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Visit Kane & Silverman online at http://www.hiprecallslawyer.com or call toll free at 866-484-6992.

Visit Kane & Silverman online at http://www.hiprecallslawyer.com or call toll free at 866-484-6992.

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    • Johnson & Johnson Hip Recall Lawyer?
      • According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons:
      • There are 352,000 hip fractures every year or roughly 965 every day
      • 90% are a result of a fall
      • By 2050 there will be an estimated 650,000 annual hip fractures or roughly 1,800 daily hip fractures
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      • Among older adults (those 65 or older):
      • Exercise regularly
      • Ask medical professionals to review medicines, prescription and non-prescription
      • Have eyes checked at least annually
      • Reduce trip hazards in home and add grab bars and railings where needed
      Falls Among Older Adults
      • How can older Adults Prevent Falls?
      • 1 of 3 fall each year but less than half report it
      • Falls are the leading cause of injury death
      • Falls are the most common cause of nonfatal injuries and hospital admissions for trauma
      • 19,700 died from unintentional fall injuries in 2008
      Falls Among Older Adults (cont)
      • DePuy ASR XL
      • Acetabular System
      • 2 devices removed from the market in late August 2010
      • Estimated 1-8 patients will require a 2 nd hip surgery
      • Patients report experiencing severe pain and a loosening of the hip joint
      • Others have an inflammatory reaction to the heavy metal poisoning that may occur
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      • DePuy ASR XL
      • Acetabular System
      • Estimated 93,000 people have these systems
      • Between 12% and 13% chance of premature failure
      • Recalls on ASR XL and ASR Hip Resurfacing System
      • 49% Revision rate for patients who have implant for 6 years
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      • DePuy ASR XL
      • Acetabular System
      • Became available in 2005 in the U.S.
      • J&J was given special clearance by FDA to market devices without performing clinical trials
      • Began phasing out the implant in early 2010
      • J&J Issues warning about high failure rates in March 2010
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      • Philadelphia
      • South Jersey
      Now with Three Locations Lancaster www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
      • Million Dollar
      • Advocates Forum
      • Voted Super Lawyers
      • Four Years Running
      Who is Kane & Silverman? Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
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    • Call us Toll Free 866-484-6992 The Kane & Silverman Team www.HipRecallsLawyer.com