Result Category: Medical Malpractice

Wrongful Death/Medical Malpractice – $250,000

$250,000 Medical Malpractice

Relocation of temporary hemodialysis catheter was not monitored by hospital personnel and resulted in patient’s death from Hemorrhagic Shock and bleeding from catheter puncture site.

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients’ cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client’s case.

Medical Malpractice – $380,000

$380,000 Medical Malpractice

Severe spinal subdural hematoma from a cervical steroid injection in elderly patient, due to an underlying hemostatic abnormality known to the physician, which spiked the patient’s INR level and caused the patient lower extremity paralysis. Case settled at Mediation after Litigation was initiated.

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients’ cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client’s case.

Medical Malpractice

$275,000 Medical Malpractice

Following a nuclear stress test at Cardiology office, elderly patient loses consciousness at home due to spiked INR levels not monitored by the cardiologist following the test. Patient sustained multiple facial contusions, brain contusion and bleeding within the brain which resulted in an organic brain injury.

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients’ cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client’s case.

Medical Malpractice

$300,000 Medical Malpractice

After mis-diagnosing a foot sprain and discharging the patient, emergency room personnel did not follow-up, following a positive read by the hospital’s radiologist, to refer the patient to an orthopedic surgeon for treatment of the multiple comminuted fractures. The delay resulted in a permanent disability to the foot. Case settled at Mediation after Litigation was initiated.

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients’ cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client’s case.

Nica Claim for Death of Baby at Delivery – $110,000

$110,000 Medical Malpractice

Mother sustained a ruptured uterus while hospitalized for inducing, resulting in asphyxiation and ultimate death of her baby. Maximum claim allowance was obtained for client.

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients’ cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client’s case.