Riata Recall:  Breaking News

Riata Recall: Breaking News

Stay abreast of breaking news regarding the St. Jude Riata Lead Recall by bookmarking this page.  If you or a loved one has been injured by a St. Jude Medical Defibrillator with a defective Riata Lead, contact our medical device lawyers for a free consultation by calling 866-527-4278 or filling out the form to the right.

12/11/12:  “St. Jude Medical Sued Over Durata Wire Quality Assurances” Bloomberg

11/26/12:  “A Name Blacked Out, a Reputation at Risk:  St. Jude Medical Suffers for Redacting a Product Name” New York Times

11/20/12:  “Report Raises Concerns Over St. Jude Heart Device” The New York Times

9/7/12:  “Unpredictable Danger Looms Close to the Heart:  Many Patients with St. Jude Heart Defibrillators Face a Dilemma” New York Times

8/21/12:  “Cardiologist Issues Alert on St. Jude Heart Device“  New York Times

8/16/12:  “St. Jude Told to Study a Defect in Heart Devices“  New York Times

4/18/12:  “St. Jude’s Pledge to Improve Safety of Heart Devices Falls Short“  New York Times

4/9/12:  “Riata Leads Study Ruffles Feathers at St. Jude Medical; Author Stands by Data” MedCity News

3/27/12:  “Bad Wire in St. Jude Heart Device Led to 22 Deaths, Study Says“  New York Times

3/26/12:  “St. Jude’s Recalled Heart Wire May Fatally Short Circuit“  Bloomberg Business Week

3/20/12:  “Lessons from the Riata Recall, Part III” Forbes Magazine Guest Submission by Edward J. Schloss, MD, the medical director of cardiac electrophysiology at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, OH.

3/6/12:  “St. Jude’s Riata recall evidence of nationwide issue, doc says“  MassDevice.com

1/24/12:  “The Riata Recall” EPLabDigest.com

1/20/12:  “Recalled Riata ICD Leads: Brainstorming Conference Aims for Guidance” TheHeart.org

12/14/11:  FDA Recall Notice for St. Jude Riata and Riata ST Leads



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