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Elder Neglect: Medical Malpractice or Elder Abuse
Elderly

Elder Neglect: Medical Malpractice or Elder Abuse

Due to impaired cognition, isolation, and limited mobility, the elderly are the most vulnerable population of patients in our medical system. Elderly ...

Medical Misdiagnosis: Am I Entitled to Sue My Doctor?
Misdiagnosis

Medical Misdiagnosis: Am I Entitled to Sue My Doctor?

Despite their best efforts, doctors can hurt or kill their patients. If a doctor misdiagnoses you, Contact Justpoint to help you sue for medical malpr...

Breast Cancer Overview: Misdiagnosis and Delayed Diagnosis
Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Overview: Misdiagnosis and Delayed Diagnosis

What is breast cancer and its symptoms? Breast cancer is a disease in which cells in the breast grow uncontrollably. The cells usually form tumors tha...

Can I sue my Doctor for misdiagnosis of Colon Cancer?
Colon Cancer

Can I sue my Doctor for misdiagnosis of Colon Cancer?

To raise awareness for men’s health, many men participated in  “No-Shave November,” a movement that asks men to donate whatever money they would ...

Signs of IV Infiltration and Complications
IV Infiltration

Signs of IV Infiltration and Complications

Intravenous (IV) therapy is used to deliver fluid medication, electrolytes or nutrients through veins in the body using a needle which activates the d...

Negligence and Malpractice in Nursing
Nursing Home

Negligence and Malpractice in Nursing

What is nursing malpractice? Medical malpractice committed by a nurse is the same as any other case of malpractice, where there is an omission of care...

What are Medical Records?
Medical Records

What are Medical Records?

Medical records are documents that detail a patient’s medical history and personal information. These may take the form of electronic records, handwri...

US Medical Malpractice Case Statistics
Medical Mistake

US Medical Malpractice Case Statistics

Medical malpractice cases generally fall into three major categories: 26% of claims related to failure to diagnose; 24% of claims relate to surgery, 2...

Medical Product Liability
Product Liability

Medical Product Liability

People often use medical products to improve their health, but such interventions are not always successful. A defective medical product may do more h...