Doctors Perform Surgery on Wrong Patient

Joan Morris (a pseudonym) was a 67-year-old woman admitted to a hospital for cerebral angiography. She had fallen and struck her head. Magnetic resonance imaging showed two large cerebral aneurysms. The interventional radiology service admitted her for cerebral angiography….. caringlawyers.com, acpjournals.org, 13 Disturbing Cases of Medical Malpractice, The Wrong Patient The day after admission, cerebral… Continue reading Doctors Perform Surgery on Wrong Patient

In 2000, Comedian Dana Carvey Sued Surgeon For Operating His Wrong Artery

When he brought this up with his doctors, they assured him that it was simply the after effects of the surgery. When the discomfort did not go away, he eventually returned to his regular doctors for a second opinion, leading to a startling disclosure…. caringlawyers.com, rmfwlaw.com, Comedian Dana Carvey Sues Cardiac Surgeon for Life-Threatening Surgical… Continue reading In 2000, Comedian Dana Carvey Sued Surgeon For Operating His Wrong Artery

U.S. Government Pays $6.6M To Army Mom Taking The Total Payout to $10.2M

The former army sergeant had given birth to a son with quadriplegic cerebral palsy due to complications at the time of birth and sued the hospital, the veteran’s obstetrician, and the United States government ….law.com, US Government’s $6.6M Med-Mal Settlement to Army Mom Brings Total Payout to $10.2M, Greg Land, 2020 In October 2019, the… Continue reading U.S. Government Pays $6.6M To Army Mom Taking The Total Payout to $10.2M

A Rare Defense Verdict in 14 Minutes in a $16M Case

The post-trial motion has said that because the hearing and deliberations happened so quickly, the entire process raises several questions….law.com, A NE Pa. Jury Returned a Defense Verdict in 14 Minutes on a $16M Case. Plaintiff’s Counsel Is Crying Foul, Max Mitchell, 2020 While the counsel for the plaintiff did not specifically identify an “improper… Continue reading A Rare Defense Verdict in 14 Minutes in a $16M Case