TVM

Tort Report (Transvaginal Mesh, Dialysis Heart Attacks, and Yaz)

by Ben Dozier | January 28th, 2013

Transvaginal mesh, dialysis heart attacks, and Yaz continue to dominate the national advertising landscape, with 14, 11, and 10 firms, respectively, advertising for those cases across the country. We expect Yaz cases to resolve this year.

One of the more recent additions to the national fray is the Mirena intrauterine device (IUD). This contraceptive has been linked to uterine perforation and migration injuries, which can cause internal damage and other severe injuries. (more…)