Medtronic Recalls 48 Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators Due to Manufacturing Error

A manufacturing error has resulted in a Class I recall of Medtronic implantable cardiac defibrillators. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns consumers that using the recalled devices could result in serious injury or death. Read on to learn more about the recalled products, and what you should do if you are impacted by… Read More

The Hidden Agendas in Healthcare Reform

The past few months have been ripe with talk about healthcare reform. The United States Senate has been focused on health care bills, and the U.S. House of Representatives is voting on a number of medical malpractice-related legislation. In a time when our political and healthcare systems seem more volatile than ever, many are questioning… Read More

What Should You Expect if a Surgical Error Happens to You?

At Daic Law, our team was dismayed at a report published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) in July, which indicated that surgeons may or may not fully disclose events leading to surgical errors, and often do not apologize. In light of this report, we decided to provide our readers with information… Read More