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If during a hip replacement or knee surgery a Bair 3M Hugger forced-air blanket was used and you suffered an infection following your procedure, you may be entitled to compensation -- speak with our Bair Hugger lawsuit settlements attorney to discuss your legal options now.
You may have a legal claim against the manufacturer for failing to warn you of the potential for dangerous complications. The forced-air blanket is being investigated for periprosthetic joint infection risks to patients.
If you have suffered a deep joint infection up to one year following your surgery, you may qualify to file a lawsuit, share what happened in the form to get your confidential case revie now.
Yu could be entitled to significant compensation for the suffering you and your family have endured.
If you suffered a post operative joint infection and a patient warming system was used during your procedure, you may have legal options. Attorneys are investigating the possible links between the device and incraesed infection risks being seen in patients. You can view the FDA warning letter to the manufacturer over safety concerns here.
According to a recent lawsuit complaint filed against the device manufacturer 3M, 'the warming device picked up germs and blew them directly onto the hip replacement' during the procedure.
The forced air warming device may be disrupting the clean ventilation systems used in surgical procedures to guard against infections such as STAPH. Patients may not have been adequately warned of the Bair Hugger infection risks before opting in for the procedure. Forced air warming is being reconsidered in use during joint anthroplasty procedures for the hip and knee because of the possible infection risk.
It is important to act quickly when filing your 3M Bair Hugger lawsuit as regulations limit the amount of time victims of complications have to report a claim and pursue your legal rights. If you suffered a deep joint infection within a year of your surgical procedure, contact us immediately so we can discuss your legal options.
Contact our bair hugger attorneys to get the latest information on the lawsuit, if you qualify to sue for compensation, and how to file.
You are under no obligation to file a lawsuit, you will simply be asked to share the details of your case so we can discuss your options. If you do choose to proceed, there are no costs, if we don't win, you don't pay.