Tag: knee replacement

B. Braun Halts Aesculap Knee Implants Due to 'Critical' Risk

B. Braun Halts Aesculap Knee Implants Due to ‘Critical’ Risk

B. Braun is warning surgeons to stop implanting certain Aesculap knee implants due to a "possible malfunction" that can cause them to loosen and fail prematurely, resulting in the need for another surgery.

/ November 19, 2020
Study: DePuy Attune Knee Implants Failing Prematurely

Study: DePuy Attune Knee Implants Failing Prematurely

DePuy's Attune Knee Replacement is suffering "unusually high rates of early failure" due to loosening and poor bonding of metal to bone, according to a study published in the Journal of Knee Surgery.

/ October 4, 2017