Medical Malpractice

Unfortunately, Medical Malpractice is a situation that affects quite a lot of us each year. Through no fault of our own, sometimes we, or a loved one, are subjected to medical mistakes that can lead to further medical problems, or even sometimes death. Medical malpractice suits are becoming common within America, as more and more people are beginning to realize their rights and are trying to do what they can in order to get some form of compensation for whatever medical inconvenience was caused due to the mistake made. A doctor can be liable for a range of different mistakes, but it can sometimes be difficult to understand whether you have a case or not. At Going Legal, our Medical Malpractice section aims to give you the answers to the questions that have been plaguing you, allowing you to solve your problem once and for all.

Medical Malpractice Articles

Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice - Bacterial Meningitis

22nd November 2010
Physicians are entrusted with the well-being of their patients. But sometimes even doctors make mistakes. These mistakes may sometimes be relatively minor. However there are times that they can be the cause of permanent injuries or even death. These m...
Author: Wendy Moyer
Medical Malpractice : Fosamax

16th November 2010
Fosamax is Associated With a Rare Femur Fracture: Fosamax is a prescription drug that is a member of the bisphosphonate class of drugs. This drug is used to treat osteoporosis by changing the cycle of bone resorption and bone formation. Essentially, ...
Author: susan01
Medical Malpractice

Most Common Types of Medical Malpractice

15th November 2010
When a medical professional such as a nurse, doctor or hospital provides medical treatment at a lower level than the accepted standard, resulting in the patient’s personal injury or wrongful death, medical malpractice likely occurred. Medical malpractice...
Author: Meredi
Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice & Dangerous Medical Products

28th October 2010
Lately it seems that prescription medications that were previously hyped up to be the latest and greatest "miracle" treatment are being recalled left and right. It is always after people have already taken the medications and have been significantly (nega...
Author: Wayne Hemrick
Medical Malpractice

Medical Transcription Service Providers

25th October 2010
Medical Transcription involves converting the dictated versions of the doctor or physician to electronic files or digital ones. Since in countries like US, the health sector is completely dependent on insurance, medical transcription has great importance....
Author: costello
Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Lawyers (include This Area: Maryland)

19th October 2010
How to Choose Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Maryland? Are you planning to sue your family doctor for medical malpractice? It is recommended that you choose an experienced malpractice lawyer for getting your compensation successfully. Given are some p...
Author: Aliceshown
Medical Malpractice

Ascertaining Whether You Have a Medical Malpractice Or Not

19th October 2010
While you may file a lawsuit against a medical practitioner or healthcare provider on grounds of medical malpractice, it is essential to understand that it would yield no results if there were no legal basis for the claims. What you need to do is consult ...
Author: branson23
Medical Malpractice

EPA schedules thoroughly clean up of outdated carburetor factory

18th October 2010
ST. LOUIS, Missouri - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has introduced a multimillion dollar program to clear up and perhaps demolish an asbestos site in St. Louis.The Carter Carburetor property is contaminated with asbestos, posing a threat to al...
Author: Jim Green
Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice and Expert Witnesses

18th October 2010
Most medical malpractice cases require the input of expert witnesses, for many reasons. Usually the facts in the case are technical and medical details that need to be explained to those not familiar with the medical field, such as the jury. Also, an op...
Author: Tacit Logic
Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Lawsuits in New York

13th October 2010
As per reports, around 44,000 to 98,000 people die every year due to medical malpractice. This has resulted in a sharp increase in malpractice compensation claims compared to the earlier days. The medical malpractice law has to major objectives: to pro...
Author: jimwilso
Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Lawyer - What Legal Assistance You Can Seek!

06th October 2010
With the advancement of technology we see different facilities coming our way. However, most of the thing that that we see in our day to day life always doesn’t respond the way they are planned. Medical assistance is generally opted in case of great requi...
Author: George Turner
Medical Malpractice

Years Of Physician Ignoring Abnormal Screening Test Results Leaves Man With Avanced Prostate Cancer

04th October 2010
This year about 14% of the 193,000 adult men identified as having prostate cancer will already have advanced prostate cancer by the time the cancer is detected. With screening, including digital examinations and PSA blood tests, a number of these individu...
Author: J. Hernandez
Medical Malpractice

What Happens Physically During Caregiver Stress?

28th September 2010
First realize that stress is not an emotional state, but rather a physiological reaction that occurs in your body. Doctors refer to it as the hypothalamic pituitary axis; the connection between the hypothalamus, pituitary and the adrenal gland. These ...
Author: Donahue
Medical Malpractice

Why Ignoring Symptoms Of Colon Cancer Might Result in A Medical Malpractice Claim

24th September 2010
Patient: “Doctor, I am spotting blood in my stool.” Physician: “It is probalby nothing. You in all likelihood just have hemorrhoids.” Tragically, some time subsequently this individual learns that the bleeding was really the result of a cancerous tu...
Author: J. Hernandez
Medical Malpractice

How Malpractice Cases Might Allege Metastatic Prostate Cancer Due To Holdup From Watchful Waiting

23rd September 2010
Physicians typically use two tests to screen male patients for prostate cancer. The thought is to diagnose the cancer early - before it has a chance to spread while treatment is likely to eliminate the cancer rather than wait until the cancer advances and...
Author: J. Hernandez
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