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Knee Replacement Surgery Gone Wrong: Now What?

If you’ve had knee replacement surgery and are now experiencing complications, you may have a medical malpractice case against your surgeon or oth...

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Infection After Surgery: Suing for Malpractice

Some people are unlucky enough to get a post-operative infection. Are post-surgical infections caused by medical malpractice, and if so, how can you p...

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Common Surgical Mistakes

Today's hospitals do their best to move patients through surgery and recovery as quickly as possible in order to both tend to more patients and increa...

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Three Real Life Case Studies of Surgical Mistakes

Errors by surgeons can run the gamut from performing the right procedure on the wrong patient, to negligent technique in carrying out the procedure ...

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Medical Negligence in Post-Operative Care

Medical negligence in post-operative care can prolong recovery, expose patients to infection, and may even result in death. A care provider’s duty t...

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Is Unnecessary Surgery Always Medical Malpractice?

People sometimes wonder if they really needed a certain surgical procedure after all, and isn’t unnecessary surgery a pretty clear-cut case of medic...

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Unnecessary Hysterectomy Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

Approximately 600,000 women undergo hysterectomy every year in the United States, which makes it one of the most commonly performed surgeries. Many hy...

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Staph Infection After Surgery: Medical Negligence?

Staph infections contracted after surgeries are not uncommon, and depending upon the circumstances surrounding the infection they can form the basis f...

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Liability in a Case of Wrong Site Surgery

It may be pretty simple to prove that a wrong site surgery happened, but it can be more difficult to assign liability to the proper parties. Wrong sit...

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Spinal Fusion Surgery Malpractice and Negligence Lawsuits

If you’ve had some complications after a spinal fusion procedure, you may be wondering if your injuries are the result of medical malpractice. This ...

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Tubal Ligation Risks and Liability for Malpractice

A discussion of health risks associated with tubal ligation, and your legal options if something goes wrong.

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Hysterectomy Errors

If you have suffered an adverse outcome after a hysterectomy, you might be wondering if you can or should sue your physician for medical malpractice.

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Endoscopy: Injury, Malpractice and Patient Lawsuits

Endoscopy is a relatively safe medical procedure that rarely results in serious side effects. This article discusses those side effects, guidelines fo...

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Cataract Surgery: Risks, Malpractice, and Lawsuits

Cataract surgery is becoming a very common procedure because by age 80, more than half of all Americans either need cataract surgery or have already...

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Nerve Damage After Surgery Malpractice

In order to win a surgical malpractice lawsuit, a patient must prove that the surgeon’s medical negligence caused foreseeable harm. This harm can ta...

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Heart Surgery Malpractice Suits

Heart surgery is an incredibly risky and complicated procedure, performed for a variety of reasons. Some purposes include valve replacement, device ...

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Cosmetic Surgery

In order to prove negligence, a patient must demonstrate that the doctor failed to provide the quality of work that most other cosmetic surgeons would...

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Lasik Eye Surgery

LASIK eye surgery is a wildly popular elective surgical procedure that is designed to correct poor vision. More and more people each year decide to fo...

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Gastric Bypass Problems

Obesity is a major social issue with ramifications in the medical profession. It is estimated that one in five people in the United States of Americ...

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Breast Implant Mistakes and Medical Malpractice

The occurrence of breast implant mistakes and medical malpractice claims arising from breast implant surgery has risen dramatically in the last 20 yea...

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