|FDA to Stryker: Fix hip implant flawsLink to Original Article SNBC
By LINDA A. JOHNSON updated 5:48 p.m. ET, Wed., Jan. 16, 2008
TRENTON, N.J. – Federal regulators have ordered medical device maker Stryker Corp. to fix a host of long-standing problems in its manufacturing of hip replacement parts that have triggered multiple patient complaints and forced some to have follow-up surgeries. Stryker shares fell almost 2 percent.