Medical Malpractice and Medical Negligence Laws Explained

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What is the Difference Between Florida Medical Malpractice and Medical Negligence Laws

Medical malpractice and Medical Negligence laws are very similar; however, there are a few differences that some medical malpractice attorneys may not understand. It is crucial that you hire a Boca Raton medical malpractice firm that understands both of these personal injury claims in order to ensure your case is handled properly. If not, you may risk losing your case or receiving less money than you deserve for your claim. The attorneys of The Broderick Law Firm, P.L. not only understand the differences between these two areas of law. […]

Talcum Powder Linked with Increased Risk of Ovarian Cancer

A recent study has linked the use of talcum powder with ovarian cancer. Women who use talcum powder as a feminine hygiene product around their genitals have a 33 percent higher risk of developing ovarian cancer. The study interviewed 2,041 women with ovarian cancer and 2,100 women without ovarian cancer to ask about their use of talcum powder and products containing talcum powder. The results of the study revealed that women who routinely used talcum powder in their underwear, on feminine hygiene products, or applied directly to their genital areas had an increased risk of developing the deadly form of cancer. […]

Internal Bleeding After An Accident

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What Do I Need To Know About Internal Bleeding And Accident Claims?

When you are in an accident, many injuries are quickly apparent such as broken bones and lacerations. Other injuries may not be so apparent such as a closed head injury or nerve damage. Internal bleeding is another injury that may not be visually apparent but can be extremely serious and even deadly. Knowing the symptoms of internal bleeding can help you identify a potentially deadly injury if you are involved in a motor vehicle accident. […]

Persona® Tibial Plate is Recalled for the Zimmer Knee Replacement


Boca Raton Defective Product News Reports that FDA recalled the Zimmer Knee Persona® Tibial Plate

The FDA has recalled the Zimmer knee replacement which has a high likelihood of failure. The Zimmer Persona® Trabecular Metal™ Tibial Plate is 1 of 3 main parts of the entire replacement knee unit. This defective product has been shown to pull away from the leg bone. Patients with the Zimmer knee replacement are experiencing loosening of the joint. X-rays also point to radiolucent lines appearing which indicate failure. […]

Medical Device USB Security Recalled Products


Are You in Danger Because of a Lack of Medical Device Security?

Your personal information may be at risk due to a lack of medical device security; however, your personal health and even your life could be at risk for the same reason. When you visit your doctor or a medical facility, you assume that the medical devices being used are safe — they should not cause harm. Unfortunately, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recalls defective medical devices each year for a variety of reasons.

If you are injured by a defective medical device, you may recover damages from the liable party. Contact the defective medical device attorneys of The Broderick Law Firm, P.L. for a free case evaluation. […]