Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice' is professional negligence by act or omission by a health care provider in which the treatment provided falls below the accepted standard of practice in the medical community and causes injury or death to the patient, with most cases involving medical error. Standards and regulations for medical malpractice vary by country and jurisdiction within countries. Medical professionals may obtain professional liability insurances to offset the risk and costs of lawsuits based on medical malpractice.
Posts about Medical Malpractice
    • Dallas Premature Birth Injury Lawyer

      Did your child suffer complications due to a premature birth? The Dallas birth injury lawyers at Rasansky Law Firm are happy to evaluate the facts of your case and explain the options available to you moving forward. Call 1-877-405-4313 today for a free consultation. Premature Births & Medical Malpractice It’s estimated that one in every eight children are born prematurel ...

      Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 22 readers -
    • Cesarean Malpractice

      Cesarean Malpractice Fort Lauderdale Nowadays, the modern medical knowledge related to birthing process is growing, so too the list of complications are increasing. Cesarean delivery also known as C-Section is common but significant for the general safety and health of the mother and child. A C-Section is a delivery made through a twice incision, firsts in abdomen and second in uterine walls.

      Law Office of James Alston- 10 readers -
  • Eye Damage Caused by Cataract Surgery

    …. A second eye care company, Tylock-George Eye Care in Irving, also confirmed that the same solution was used on a number of patients at their location. Dozens of patients who received an eye injection to counteract inflammation and irritation (which is typically applied after eye cataract surgery) reported extreme eye sensitivity, flashes…

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  • Clavicle Fracture Birth Injuries

    … factors are present: High birth weight, or babies that are “large for gestational age” (LGA). The newborn’s shoulder becoming stuck during delivery (shoulder distocia). A narrow birth canal Tools such as obstetric forceps are used to assist with the delivery. Complications for newborn babies with collarbone injuries. The most significant…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 13 readers -
  • Fetal Bradycardia Birth Injuries

    …Did your child suffer brain damage due to fetal bradycardia? Our Texas birth injury attorneys are happy to look into the facts of your case free of charge and explain the options available to you and your family moving forward. Call us today at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation. Fetal Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate) Labor is a complicated…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • Nursing Assistants Help Those Injured in Accidents

    …, making this day the perfect opportunity to show your appreciation, especially if you’ve ever suffered from any serious injuries. Medical care is extremely important following an accident, but it can get expensive quickly. That’s why if you’re ever involved in a personal injury accident, your first step should be to seek medical care and then legal…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Errors in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

    … of negligence in the NICU led to serious complications such as a brain injury, our Texas attorneys are happy to review the facts of your case for free and explain the options available to you and your family moving forward. Due to Texas’ tort reform laws, bringing a birth injury case can unfortunately be a complex process. Luckily, most birth injury…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 13 readers -
  • 5 Most Common Physician Errors

    … injuries caused by physician errors, get answers from the Chicago medical malpractice lawyers at Staver Law Group. Call us today at for a free, initial consultation. Common Medical Mistakes Medical malpractice commonly occurs in the following ways: Medication errors. Errors in prescriptions and administration affect 1.5 million people every year…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Fetal Acidosis Birth Injuries

    … of oxygen for an extended time period either during pregnancy, labor or delivery. Medical professionals are trained to check blood gases, look for the signs of acidosis, and provide immediate treatment. Failing to do so may be considered medical malpractice. When there is a reduction in a child’s blood-oxygen levels, it can result in an increase…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 15 readers -
  • Jeff Rasansky Named to 2017’s Best Lawyers in Dallas

    … of the Leading 500 Plaintiffs’ Lawyers in America by Lawdragon. About Rasansky Law Firm. Jeff Rasansky is the principal attorney at Rasansky Law Firm, a personal injury firm in Dallas, Texas. Rasansky Law Firm represents victims injured in car and truck accidents, as well as those injured due to medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, products liability, premises liability, work injuries, and more. Click here to learn more! The post Jeff Rasansky Named to 2017’s Best Lawyers in Dallas appeared first on Rasansky Law Firm. …

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  • Common Childhood Injuries and How to Avoid Them

    … head injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and burns and involve the following: Medical malpractice Slips and falls Choking accidents Defective or unsafe child products Dog bites School bus accidents Swimming pool and drowning accidents Sports accidents Playground injuries How to Prevent Childhood Injuries It’s…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -
  • 10 Common Birth Complications

    … Birth is an exciting event for the expectant parents. Unfortunately, sometimes a seemingly healthy baby ends up suffering from injuries and complications due to medical errors. If you’re dealing with your baby’s birth injuries, you have legal rights. Contact the Chicago medical malpractice lawyers at Staver Law Group today at . Common Medical…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 13 readers -
  • What Is Medial Standard of Care?

    … We rely on doctors to help us when we’re ill or injured. However, doctors are human, and as such, they make mistakes from time to time. These mistakes are often caused by doctors not adhering to a medical standard of care. In order to file a successful medical malpractice case, you must be able to prove that the doctor provided substandard care…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 10 readers -
  • Prenatal Medical Malpractice

    … Prenatal Medical Malpractice When a woman becomes pregnant, she needs to take care of herself more than she did prior to pregnancy. A woman will usually seek the help of an OB/GYN that specializes in prenatal care. High-quality prenatal care is vital to ensure that the unborn child is born without any complications or medical conditions…

    Law Office of James Alston- 10 readers -
  • Texas Couple Files Birth Injury Lawsuit against Oklahoma Hospital

    …Lawsuit filed against Mercy Hospital in Ardmore, Oklahoma following severe birth injury. After their child was diagnosed with a neurological birth injury resulting in permanent brain damage, a Texas couple has filed a lawsuit seeking monetary damages from the hospital. “Medical Lawsuit” (CC BY-SA 2.0) by Weiss Paarz While the birth of a child…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 14 readers -
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