Category Archives: Surgical Errors

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 …

Settlement Reported For Surgical Error

A confidential settlement has been reported for a man who broke his leg after a 15-foot fall at work.  He underwent minor surgery but suffered severe brain damage and is paralyzed.  He is in a coma and on a ventilator. If …