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2013-06-27 23:31:33

The US Drug Watchdog is now urging recipients of a DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant to call them about a specific blood test that has been specifically designed to measure cobalt, and chromium in a recipients blood stream, because the group believes this is the best way to determine if a metal on metal hip implant has failed, and because if a recipient does not do this now, the time to get identified by the court for potentially significant financial compensation may come and go....

2013-06-27 23:02:14

The metal-on-metal study addressed public concern over long-term systemic health effects of metal released from hip replacement protheses 8 years after implantation. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Over the past ten years more than a million people worldwide have received prosthetic hips that are prone to release cobalt and chromium ions into their bodies. There are two types of hips at issue, metal-on-metal, otherwise known as MoM hips (such as the recalled DePuy ASR) and modular...

2013-06-25 23:28:35

The US Drug Watchdog says, "To insure no DePuy Pinnacle hip implant recipient gets left on the curb, holding the bag for a problem they did not create, we urging all recipients of the DePuy Pinnacle hip implant, that is subject to national litigation to get a specific blood test that has been designed to measure elevated levels of cobalt, and chromium in a recipients blood stream." For information recipients of a DePuy Pinnacle hip implant are urged to contact the US Drug...

2013-06-24 23:21:13

The US Drug Watchdog says, "We believe the best way for a recipient of a DePuy Pinnacle all metal hip implant to discover if their hip implant device has prematurely failed is a simple blood test designed to measure cobalt, and chromium levels in a recipient's blood, because we believe elevated levels of cobalt, and chromium are the best way to tell if a metal on metal hip implant has failed." For more information about the DePuy Pinnacle hip implant please call the US Drug...

2013-06-21 23:19:30

The US Drug Watchdog says, "We are urging recipients of a DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant to call us for the specific name of a blood test that is focused on measuring for elevated cobalt, and chromium levels, because we believe this is the best way to see if a all metal hip implant has failed." For more information DePuy Pinnacle hip implant recipients are strongly encouraged to call the US Drug Watchdog at 866-714-6466. http://USDrugWatchdog.com (PRWEB) June 21, 2013...

2013-06-20 23:22:38

The US Drug Watchdog says, “We are urging recipients of the DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant to call at us 866-714-646 for the name, and code number for a specific blood test that has been designed to measure cobalt, and chromium levels in a all metal hip implant, because we think this is the most efficient, and cost effective way to determine a premature failure of this device." http://USDrugWatchdog.com (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 The US Drug Watchdog says, "According to court...

2013-06-19 23:22:42

The US Drug Watchdog says, "The reason there is ongoing national litigation involving the DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant is premature failure issues, and we think the easiest way for a recipient to discover is this type of metal on metal hip implant has failed is to get a very simple blood test to see if they have elevated levels of cobalt, and chromium in their blood stream, and recipients are welcome to call us at 866-714-6466 for the code number for the blood test, and specific...

2013-06-18 23:21:04

The US Drug Watchdog says, "We want all recipients of a DePuy Pinnacle hip implant device to contact us, so we can provide them with information about a specific blood test that will indicate elevated levels of cobalt, or chromium in their blood, and we think this is a very big deal, because elevated levels of cobalt, and chromium is the best indicator for a all metal hip implant failure." For more information about the DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant, and a specific blood test...

2013-06-17 23:22:28

The US Drug Watchdog says, "About 140,000 US citizens are recipients of the DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant, and we are urging all recipients to get a specific blood test that has been designed to measure cobalt, and chromium levels in a recipient's blood stream, because we think this is the best way to see if a DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant has failed." For more information about the DePuy Pinnacle hip implant, and or issues related to metal on metal hip implants please...

2013-06-14 23:22:50

The US Drug Watchdog says, "We are urging recipients of a DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip implant to call us for specific information about a blood test that measures cobalt, and chromium levels in a recipients blood, because we are now convinced elevated levels of cobalt, and chromium are the best way to see a all metal hip implant has failed." For more information about a specific blood test designed to measure cobalt, or chromium levels related to a all metal hip implant like the DePuy...


Latest Cobalt Reference Libraries

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2005-05-26 11:18:13

Cobalt is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Co and atomic number 27. Notable characteristics Cobalt is a hard ferromagnetic silver-white element. The Curie temperature is of 1388 K with 1.6~1.7 Bohr magnetons per atom. It is frequently associated with nickel, and both are characteristic ingredients of meteoric iron. Mammals require small amounts of cobalt salts. Cobalt-60, an artificially produced radioactive isotope of cobalt, is an important radioactive...

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