Jeff Milman Quoted on Product Liability Case in the Daily Journal, OC Register and Daily Pilot
Jeff Milman was featured in the Los Angeles Daily Journal, Orange County Register and Daily Pilot commenting on the recent product liability lawsuit against Xoft, Inc., a radiation therapy product company, and Hoag Memorial Hospital. The Xoft Axxent Flexishield Mini is a shielding accessory that is intended to allow patients to avoid traditional post-lumpectomy radiation treatments, however has been found to shed tungsten, a heavy metal compound. The case, filed in Orange County Superior Court, involves a group of women whose breasts were lobulated with tungsten following breast cancer treatment, and now faces a mastectomy. Xoft recalled the shielding accessory on February 4, 2011 in response to several reports of tungsten shedding.
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