Summary Judgment Granted In Metal-On-Metal Hip Case; No Defect Evidence Presented

(February 11, 2016, 8:56 AM EST) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma federal judge on Feb. 3 granted defendant Corin Group PLC summary judgment in a metal-on-metal hip case after finding that the plaintiff lacked evidence of a manufacturing defect (Kyle M. Swisher v. Stryker Corporation, et al., No. 14-28, W.D. Okla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 12727).

(Swisher opinion available. Document #28-160218-004Z.)

In 2009, Kyle M. Swisher was implanted with a Cormet Advanced Hip Resurfacing System metal-on-metal hip. In 2014, Swisher sued manufacturer Corin Group in the U.S. District Court for the Western...
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