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How To Sue For Emotional Distress From Medical Malpractice

“I will do no harm or injustice to them.” Sound familiar? This is a quote pulled from the original Hippocratic Oath–a code of conduct for physicians. What does it all boil down to? This well-known code speaks of the physician’s sacred duty to care for their patients. And, although it’s not a binding code, it’s…
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Should I Contact A Defective Medical Device Attorney?

We’ve come a long way since the days of blood-letting leeches and arsenic as an antidote. Modern medicine makes great use of modern technology: We have x-ray and MRI machines that give us a glimpse of what’s going on inside our bodies. We have robots that can perform complicated surgeries. Amazingly, there are even permanent…
Woman abandoned by doctor.

Patient Abandonment: A Form Of Medical Malpractice

Patient abandonment can be hard to spot sometimes. In 2003, a patient at the Obstetrics Clinic of the University Of Michigan became pregnant after suffering a miscarriage. She was scheduled for a cerclage. But when her doctor learned she had filed a lawsuit against another doctor at the office (for her first miscarriage)? He decided…
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Medical Lawyers | What They Do & How They Can Help

What Do Medical Lawyers Do? Medical lawyers are attorneys who have become experts in medical law. They understand the standard of care doctors must uphold, and better than other attorneys. And most importantly, they know how to prove negligence and win cases. That’s what good medical lawyers do – they help people get compensated in…
Woman getting vision exam.

Lasik Lawsuit | When A Dream Surgery Becomes A Nightmare

Do you have a Lasik lawsuit on your hands? A quick internet search will show you how Lasik is widely considered to be a safe, low-risk surgery. But what happens when the Lasik surgery goes wrong? You may have grounds for a lawsuit.  On May 31, 2007, a Lasik recipient filed a medical malpractice case…
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Do I Need A Birth Injury Attorney? What To Do If Your Baby’s A Victim

Though the odds of experiencing a birth injury are relatively low, even ONE birth injury is a tragedy. Birth injuries can result in serious and permanent disabilities, or even death. But the worst part? Most of these tragic injuries are due to doctor negligence.  Do you believe your infant was the victim of medical malpractice?…