This can be a tough topic to get into. You generally go to the doctor thinking you’ll get better, right? No one goes to the hospital thinking they’ll have to pursue a misdiagnosis lawsuit months or years down the road..
And after eventually getting the right diagnosis, your focus is going to be on how to treat the problem, not how to sue your doctor!
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Life can sometimes feel like a bit of a circus; trying to juggle all the areas of life and hoping to get by without too many complications. We’ve all experienced fast-paced and stressful moments a time or two. And for some of us, those high stress situations may be more frequent.
But what if those high-stress situations happened every day? In combination with the normal juggle of life? This is what many people in the medical field face. Always in a state of fight or flight because any wrong move could cost someone their life.
You don’t have to walk into the hospital and administer a life-saving drug on your most stressful day, right? Talk about a lot of pressure.
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Grisel Soto rushed to the hospital with a 101 degree fever and excruciating pain in her head. She couldn’t speak, and was acting irrational. Her husband overheard a nurse say that those symptoms were exactly like those of people who smoke synthetic weed.
Pleading with doctors to run more tests, Soto’s husband insisted his wife had never used drugs. But ER workers ordered only blood and urine tests. Then they injected her with a tranquilizer and restrained her in a bed. There she fought for her life for 10 hours, going into cardiac arrest 5 times. She finally succumbed to what an autopsy revealed as meningitis.
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Today, there are approximately 276,000 people living with a spinal cord injury in the United States. The impact of back injuries can be devastating. They often result in chronic pain, lifelong disabilities, and in rare cases, death. But what if the life-altering injury is a direct result of negligence from a medical practitioner? This can make matters even worse.
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In this post, we’ll take a deep dive into medical lawsuits, from central pontine myelinolysis lawsuit examples to famous medical malpractice cases, to average settlements.
Some people see medical lawsuits as an opportunity for someone greedy to get their hands on a wad of cash. But this couldn’t be further from the truth! Victims of medical mishaps often spend the rest of their lives in unnecessary pain. Pursuing a medical malpractice case can be their best chance at living a more comfortable life.
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Surgery — especially cosmetic surgery — is more common than ever, along with the medical blunders that go hand in hand with it.
In 2018, nearly 18 million people underwent cosmetic procedures in the United States alone. Some people wish to enhance or preserve their looks. I mean, who doesn’t like a boost in confidence? On the other hand, many people look for reconstructive surgery because of accidents, birth defects, illnesses, etc.
No matter the reason, you deserve the best possible care! But unfortunately, like other types of surgeries, cosmetic surgery can go wrong.
Continue reading Botched Plastic Surgery? You May Be The Victim Of Medical Malpractice