Latest Sling Stories

2014-08-14 12:28:12

Market Continues to be Affected by Negative Publicity for Pelvic Floor Reconstruction Devices and Vaginal Slings, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the soft tissue repair device markets in the United States and Europe will expand slightly through 2022. These markets will be primarily affected by trends in the hernia repair device market, which brings in the most revenues. This is due to the...

2014-07-28 23:05:52

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp is working to submit the Multiple Functioning Vest to companies for their review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 "I injured my shoulder and had to have surgery. The current slings were ineffective," said an inventor from Sunnyvale, Calif. "When I slept in one, I almost strangled myself at night. The slings on the market are cumbersome and require too many straps. That is why I came up with this alternative." She developed the Multiple...

2014-04-22 23:13:09

Lift-All, a mainstay in the national sling manufacturing industry, introduces its patent pending Sling Shield™ technology. Landisville, PA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The sling experts at Lift-All are pleased to announce the arrival of the Sling Shield™, an innovative system designed to combat the cutting and wearing that can occur with synthetic slings. Cutting is the leading culprit in damaged and compromised synthetic slings. Sling Shields work to prevent slings from being cut by...

2014-03-12 23:31:05

Another Ethicon Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Contents A Nebraska Woman Was Seriously Injured and Had to Undergo Multiple Corrective Surgeries after she had Ethicon’s Bladder Mesh Implanted to Treat her Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Wright & Schulte’s lawyers have filed another Ethicon Vaginal Mesh lawsuit, against a division of Johnson & Johnson, on behalf of a woman from Nebraska (Case No. 2:13-cv-11766). Court documents for this mesh lawsuit allege that...

2013-11-07 23:36:42

Eighteen vaginal mesh lawsuits have recently been filed by Wright & Schulte on behalf of women throughout the U.S. These cases allege that the various makers of defective mesh implants failed to warn consumers about the risks of serious complications associated with these devices. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 The Vaginal Mesh lawyers at Wright & Schulte’s have filed 18 transvaginal mesh lawsuits on behalf of women from Iowa, Ohio, Illinois, Nebraska, Georgia,...

2013-09-20 23:24:52

Injuries resulting from lifting gear accidents can be prevented with proper choices in lifting gear equipment. West Sacramento, California (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Local Sacramento news reports indicate that two members of a construction crew working on Jefferson Boulevard in West Sacramento were critically injured on September 18, 2013 when a chain broke on the lifting gears of the heavy machinery that was carrying steel panels. Initial news reports of the incident can be found at...

2013-08-14 23:27:18

Wright & Schulte has filed two vaginal mesh lawsuits against Cook Medical, Inc. These cases contend the plaintiffs’ use of Cook’s allegedly dangerous vaginal mesh caused them to develop debilitating complications that ultimately required them to undergo risky revision surgery to remove the mesh slings. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 Wright & Schulte’s attorneys have filed two vaginal mesh lawsuits against Cook Medical, Inc. on behalf of women from Ohio and Iowa. These...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.