Zimmer Hip Recall Lawyer

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

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Zimmer Hip Recall Lawyer

  1. 1. Zimmer Hip Recall Lawyer? <ul><li>According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons: </li></ul><ul><li>There are 352,000 hip fractures every year or roughly 965 every day </li></ul><ul><li>90% are a result of a fall </li></ul><ul><li>By 2050 there will be an estimated 650,000 annual hip fractures or roughly 1,800 daily hip fractures </li></ul>www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
  2. 2. <ul><li>Among older adults (those 65 or older): </li></ul><ul><li>Exercise regularly </li></ul><ul><li>Ask medical professionals to review medicines, prescription and non-prescription </li></ul><ul><li>Have eyes checked at least annually </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce trip hazards in home and add grab bars and railings where needed </li></ul>Falls Among Older Adults
  3. 3. <ul><li>How can older Adults Prevent Falls? </li></ul><ul><li>1 of 3 fall each year but less than half report it </li></ul><ul><li>Falls are the leading cause of injury death </li></ul><ul><li>Falls are the most common cause of nonfatal injuries and hospital admissions for trauma </li></ul><ul><li>19,700 died from unintentional fall injuries in 2008 </li></ul>Falls Among Older Adults (cont)
  4. 4. <ul><li>Zimmer Durom Cup </li></ul><ul><li>Hip System Recall </li></ul><ul><li>8% of the hips failed within the first 2 years </li></ul><ul><li>A 2010 study shows the failure rate increased to 11% </li></ul><ul><li>12,500 patients have been implanted with the device </li></ul>Zimmer Hip Recalls www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
  5. 5. <ul><li>Zimmer Durom Cup </li></ul><ul><li>Hip System Recall </li></ul><ul><li>Sales of the Durom Cup suspended in July of 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Reports stated the cup was defective and failed to bond </li></ul><ul><li>12,500 patients have been implanted with the device </li></ul>Zimmer Hip Recalls (cont) www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
  6. 6. <ul><li>Zimmer Durom Cup </li></ul><ul><li>Hip System Recall </li></ul><ul><li>Preeminent hip surgeon offers warning of failures in April of 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>You may need a replacement if you had surgery in 2006 through July 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Contact a specialist </li></ul>Zimmer Hip Recalls (cont) www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
  7. 7. <ul><li>Philadelphia </li></ul><ul><li>South Jersey </li></ul>Now with Three Locations Lancaster www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
  8. 8. <ul><li>Million Dollar </li></ul><ul><li>Advocates Forum </li></ul><ul><li>Voted Super Lawyers </li></ul><ul><li>Four Years Running </li></ul>Who is Kane & Silverman? Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
  9. 9. <ul><li>Follow us on Twitter </li></ul>Join us on Linked-in Watch us on YouTube Friend us on Facebook Our Social Media Outlets www.HipRecallsLawyer.com
  10. 10. Call us Toll Free 866-484-6992 The Kane & Silverman Team www.HipRecallsLawyer.com

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