NEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana man is suing Zimmer Inc. for allegedly failing to disclose knowledge of manufacturer defects to medical professionals who implanted patients with knee-replacement devices, according to The Louisiana Record.
The lasuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana and names Zimmer Inc. as well as Zimmer Holdings and Zimmer Orthopedic Surgical Products.
All named parties allegedly took part in the violation of consumer protection laws regarding their knee-replacement implants.
The device failure leads to revision surgery which carries personal and economic suffering and loss of services. These are severe damages that have a profound impact on a victims quality of life emotionally, economically, and physically.
The suit aims to recover damages incurred through pain, suffering, emotional distress, and economic loss.
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