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Metal Hip Device Implant Sold in EU After Rejected in U.S.

Feb 15th, 2012 | By
DePuy ASR Hip J & J website

February 15, 2012 ~ Barry Meier of the New York Times reports that Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy division continued to sell a defective artificial hip overseas even after it was rejected for sale in the U.S. Two related versions of the metal-on-metal hip, DePuy ASR were implanted in about 93,000 patients worldwide with about one-third
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