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Federal Jury Awards Over $18 Million to HIV Patient in Medical Malpractice Claim

Diagnosing HIV is in its early stages is critical to ensure the disease does not progress. If you or a loved one has been injured due to a missed or delayed HIV diagnosis, you may be entitled to compensation for … Continue reading

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Radiologist Failure to Detect Cyst Led to Patient Death in New York

Radiology is a powerful tool for detecting disease. When a radiologist mistakenly fails to identify and diagnose a condition, the consequences can be deadly. If you or someone you love has been harmed by a radiology error, the seasoned Syracuse … Continue reading

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$5.2 Million Jury Verdict For Wrongful Death of Patient Who Was Misdiagnosed With Internal Hemorrhoids, Not Colon Cancer

David Robinson, who was in his 30s, found blood in his stool. He went to the office of his primary care physician, Dr. William Elder, where he was seen by a physician assistant, David Lamport. Lamport did a cursory physical … Continue reading

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Jury Awards $4.9M After Finding Florida Doc's Negligence Cost Patient a Leg

Stock image.  Bartow, FL—A state court jury Tuesday awarded $4.9 million for the medical negligence it found cost a Florida man his lower leg.Gray v. Iakovidis, 2015CA003137. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts –

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Majority of ER Malpractice is Missed Diagnoses Which Leads to Serious Patient Injury and Death

Posted by Catherine D. Bertram, Esquire and Salvatore J. Zambri, Esquire The U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality supported a study of 122 closed malpractice claims by Allen Kachalia, M.D., J.D., Tejal K. Gandhi, M.D., M.P.H., Ann Louise Puopolo, B.S.N., R.N., … Continue reading

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