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Birth Injury Malpractice
Birth Injury

Birth Injury Malpractice

Birth injuries are severe injuries to an infant during pregnancy and/or childbirth, often leaving the otherwise healthy child with a permanent disabil...

Medical Malpractice Insurance
Insurance

Medical Malpractice Insurance

Medical malpractice insurance (also known as medical professional liability insurance) serves as protection for physicians against allegations of negl...

Surgical Errors
Medical Malpractice

Surgical Errors

Surgical errors are one of the most common grounds for a medical malpractice lawsuit. A surgical error is simply defined as a preventable mistake duri...

General Anesthesia Errors in Medical Malpractice
Anesthesia

General Anesthesia Errors in Medical Malpractice

If the quality of medical care that was provided by the anesthesiologist fell below the professional standard of care that is expected based on the do...

Post-Operative Care Medical Negligence
Surgery

Post-Operative Care Medical Negligence

Post-operative care refers to the medical treatment a patient receives after a surgical operation or procedure, such as nursing/medical monitoring and...

Suing the Military for Medical Malpractice
Military

Suing the Military for Medical Malpractice

In December 2019, President Donald Trump signed into law the “2020 National Defense Authorization Act.” This legislature overturned prior restrictions...

Pediatric Malpractice: Anesthesia Errors
Anesthesia

Pediatric Malpractice: Anesthesia Errors

Once a child has to undergo any type of surgery or procedure, they are at risk of experiencing malpractice related to the administration of anesthesia...

Medical Malpractice Claim: First Steps
Filing a Lawsuit

Medical Malpractice Claim: First Steps

A medical malpractice case occurs when a patient is injured or mistreated due to an action or inaction beyond the standard of care which they would ha...

Horrific Surgical Errors
Surgery

Horrific Surgical Errors

Preventable medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the U.S. after cancer and heart disease. The Institute of Medicine reported in 19...