Defendant physicians declined to impose spinal precautions for accident victim, and paraplegia developed while hospitalized.
Severe birth defects resulting from claimed negligence during labor and delivery. Action against two physicians, independent nursing staff, and hospital. Settled piecemeal over two mediation sessions.
Defendant physician allegedly left placental fragments following birth and ignored the plaintiff’s subsequent complaints of pain. The failure to treat resulted in a hysterectomy, bowel resection and colostomy.
Wrongful death claimed to be caused by negligently failing to prescribe medications to lower blood pressure and reduce cholesterol levels.
Pharmacy erroneously refilled a prescription with the wrong medication, leading to a severe albeit temporary reaction in a mentally challenged minor.
Asthmatic woman given a beta blocker despite contraindications, resulting in cardiac arrest and permanent brain damage.
Claimed medical malpractice, elder abuse and statutory violations against a skilled nursing facility resulting in pressure sore.
Claimed medical practice and elder abuse against two skilled nursing facilities for wrongful death and enhanced remedies.