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2013-04-07 23:02:13

Alonso Krangle LLP Continues to Investigate the Growing Number of Da Vinci Robotic Surgery Lawsuits as the Number of Patients Who Have Sustained Da Vinci Robotic Surgery Complications Grows New York, NY (PRWEB) April 07, 2013 Alonso Krangle LLP, a dedicated law firm focused on fighting for the rights of victims harmed by defective or dangerous medical devices, is continuing to investigate Da Vinci robotic surgery complications lawsuit s as allegations of serious and even deadly Da Vinci...

2013-03-27 23:03:41

The New York Times has reported about the lawsuit of one woman whose husband sustained severe injuries after undergoing a routine prostatectomy with the da Vinci surgical robot; he suffered from incontinence, kidney and lung damage, sepsis and stroke, allegedly due to complications from his robot-assisted surgery. According to the NYT, the Plaintiff´s surgery was performed by a doctor who had never operated the da Vinci without supervision; Parker Waichman LLP is reviewing recent news...

2013-02-20 10:32:57

Between 2007 and 2010, the use of robotically-assisted hysterectomy for benign gynecologic disorders increased substantially, although, when compared with laparoscopic hysterectomy, the robotic procedure appears to offer little short-term benefit and is accompanied by significantly greater costs, according to a study appearing in the February 20 issue of JAMA. "Hysterectomy for benign gynecologic disease is one of the most commonly performed procedures for women. Overall, 1 in 9 women in...

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