The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently issued a significant letter to health care providers about the safe use of surgical staplers and staples for internal use.
Atherosclerosis is a medical condition that causes hardening and the narrowing of the arteries in the body. When it affects the heart, the condition is known as coronary artery disease, which affects millions of people each year and is the number one killer of Americans.
Jack stands are used to safely support the weight of a vehicle while work is being performed, but if a jack stand fails injury or death can possibly occur to a person when they are defectively designed or defectively manufactured. Two different jack stand models sold by Harbor Freight have been recalled.
The FDA has issued an important voluntary recall of the Jet 7 Xtra Flex and the Jet 7MAX catheters from Penumbra. If you or a loved one has suffered from injury due to these devices, Meyers & Flowers can help.
Some 50,000 shoulder replacement surgeries are done every year in the U.S. It is often recommended for those who are experiencing severe pain or stiffness due to arthritis or degenerative joint diseases.
Zimmer Biomet recalled these devices because they were fracturing at a higher rate than the company had stated in its labeling.
Approximately 2.5 million units sold in the United States, and about 55,000 units sold in Canada, have been recalled.