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What Constitutes Medical Malpractice?

A nurse makes a rude comment about your weight. A surgeon rushes through an explanation of your upcoming operation, preventing you from piping up with a question. Your doctor’s awful “bedside manner” makes TV’s Gregory House seem sweet and sincere. Unsatisfactory treatment? Most definitely. Malpractice? Probably not. If you’ve ever wondered what constitutes medical malpractice, you’ve…
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Houston Medical Malpractice Lawyers

If the popularity of true crime TV programs is any indication, people love seeing justice served. But justice served in your own life? That’s even better. If you’re the victim of a real-life malpractice case in Texas, it’s time to take action. With the help of Houston medical malpractice lawyers, you can achieve justice and…
Woman seeking psychiatric care doesn’t realize she’s a victim of malpractice

Psychiatric Malpractice Lawyers

Mental illnesses affect a large population around the globe. More than 50% of Americans will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in life. Despite how common it has become, stigma, discrimination and neglect still plague mental illness. That’s why seeking professional help for many patients can be difficult. But what’s worse is…
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Did Doctors Give You A Stomach Cancer Misdiagnosis

Years ago, stomach cancer was the leading cause of death in the United States. It has fortunately found its way towards the tail end of the common cancer list in this country. But even then, it is still responsible for taking the lives of many people every year. That number increases even more if you…
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Can You File A Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

Losing a loved one is like losing a part of yourself. When medical malpractice is to blame, you might lose all trust in doctors, too. How can you make sure justice is served? File a medical malpractice wrongful death lawsuit. We’ll explain the basics below. Hampton & King is your ally in this trying time. Don’t…
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Structured Settlement Vs Lump Sum

Exhausted yet triumphant, you’re finally at the finish line. You’re about to receive damages for medical malpractice. But how are settlements paid out? There are two methods. Your choices are structured settlement vs lump sum. Is one way better than the other? Not necessarily. The best payout method is the one that suits your needs.…