IVC FILTERS

IVC FILTERS

Colorado Product Liability Attorney What is an IVC Filter? An IVC filter is a small, spider-shaped device that is surgically implanted in a large vein in the abdomen, the inferior vena cava. Its tiny wires are designed to catch blood clots that might otherwise travel...
GADOLINIUM

GADOLINIUM

Colorado Product Liability Attorney What is Gadolinium? Gadolinium is a silvery-white, rare-earth metal that is frequently used in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) procedures. Dyes that contain gadolinium, known as gadolinium-based contrast agents or GBCAs, are...
St. Jude Defibrillator

St. Jude Defibrillator

 Lawsuit The lawsuits involving the St. Jude Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators (“ICD”) and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (“CRT-D”) are being filed because the battery in the medical devices can fail without providing enough warning to patients that...
ESSURE

ESSURE

Colorado Product Liability Attorney Essure® is a medical device manufactured by Bayer.  It is intended to be a permanent birth control solution that a patient can have implanted quickly in a non-invasive in-office procedure.  The Essure® device is intended to be an...
ACTOS

ACTOS

Actos® Lawsuits Actos®, the brand name for the compound pioglitazone, is a drug used to treat Type 2 Diabetes.  Actos® belongs to a class of drugs known as thiazolidinediones which operate by lowering insulin resistance in muscle and fat tissue in the body.  They also...