Category Archives: Medical Malpractice

Twisted Intestine Can Lead To Serious Injury Or Death If Not Diagnosed

The typical scenario is a person goes to the emergency room with terrible stomach pain. Although stomach pain can be caused by non-serious conditions, a twisted intestine is not one of them. It’s very serious.   If someone cannot have …

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Many Amputations Are Preventable

An amputation is a drastic life changing event.  It usually causes severe limitations on the ability to get around.  The patient has to re-learn how to do basic activities of daily living with the new disability.   Many amputations can …

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80,000 Preventable Acts Of Medical Malpractice

A Johns Hopkins medical school professor conducted a study that resulted in the following alarming conclusions: U.S. surgeons leave a foreign object in a patient at least 39 times PER WEEK. They perform the wrong procedure on a patient at …

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Interesting Medical Malpractice Cases

From time to time, we like to post about medical malpractice cases from across the country. We often have cases similar to the ones blogged about here. There was a 2 million dollar verdict in Massachusetts involving a failure to perform a biopsy …

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