$10.8M Award For Allergic Reaction To Gadolinium

Christopher Carey Miller visited Tyrone Hospital in Oct 2016 for lower back pain. Providers administered an MRI exam using gadolinium. But the patient suffered an allergic reaction, went into cardiac arrest and suffered brain damage leaving him with the mental faculties of a child.…. radiologybusiness, Pennsylvania radiologist, hospital must pay $10.8M over allergic reaction to… Continue reading $10.8M Award For Allergic Reaction To Gadolinium

Lack Of Jurisdiction Leads To Dismissal of Med Mal Case

The plaintiff alleged that when he was admitted to the hospital back on July 19, 2012 for an elective cervical spine surgery, he suffered a preventable injury to his esophagus. After the injury, the lawsuit alleges, there were no arrangements to move him to a facility where he could receive the care he needed. Furthermore,… Continue reading Lack Of Jurisdiction Leads To Dismissal of Med Mal Case

$10 Million Payout Voided In Fatal Surgery Case

Sharon Kimble died hours after undergoing outpatient surgery at the Laser Spine Institute in Philadelphia. Her death was attributed to the cocktail of opioids and depressants administered to her during the operation. The jury awarded the victim’s husband, Robert Kimble, $10 million in wrongful death damages in a trial held in March 2018…apnews, Court voids… Continue reading $10 Million Payout Voided In Fatal Surgery Case

Botched Surgery Leads To $3.6M Med Mal Verdict To Cover Future Expenses

Military veteran Charles Brown sued Dr. Matthew Barchie of Keesler Medical Center, a U.S. Air Force hospital, on account of botching a 2016 abscess drainage procedure performed on him that resulted in Brown’s lung, liver and heart being punctured with a surgical instrument…law360, Military Doc’s Negligence Leads To $3.6M Med Mal Verdict, Y. Peter Kang,… Continue reading Botched Surgery Leads To $3.6M Med Mal Verdict To Cover Future Expenses