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Medical Spas, Malpractice & the "New You"
Not liking what you see in the mirror? Perhaps you're thinking about visiting a medical spa for help with those frown lines, age spots or facial hair. Use caution when selecting a facility. Although modern medical techniques can produce dramatic cosmetic results, possible complications can be much more ... Read more

Psychologist's Sexual Misconduct May Involve Billing
Stories of well-meaning relationships gone wrong are nothing new. News articles constantly reveal stories of professionals who stepped over the line into a sexual relationship with someone they were, or are, helping. The fallout can include disciplinary proceedings or even losing their license or credentials. ... Read more

The Do's and Don'ts of the Duty of Care
If you're suing someone for negligence, one of the first elements to establish is their duty of care. You must show the defendant didn't follow the duty of care required by the law. It's defined as the legal obligation to act in a standard or reasonable way. Doctors are the typical subjects of negligence ... Read more

Where Is Your Doctor When You Need Him Most?
Imagine you're on the operating table, prepped for surgery and sedated. You wake up, thinking you're ready to go on with your recovery. You're shocked to find out that your doctor never showed up to perform the surgery, and you're going to have to go through the process all over again. This is exactly ... Read more

Who's to Blame for Wrong-Site Surgery?
Update Despite procedures to prevent it, wrong-site surgery is on the rise. At least that's what the numbers say. The Joint Commission estimates wrong-site surgery happens 40 times a week on average. The number of cases reported to the Joint Commission nearly doubled in 2010 over 2004. It seems something ... Read more

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Yes he can require this if he choses to. If you do not like the conditions upon which the doctor will treat you, then go to another doctor.

The only cause of action that you would have is if the 2nd doctor is willing to tesfify that because the 1st doctor missed the diagnosis, your condition worsen and you would not have had to ...Read more

One of the first issues is whether the doctor was correct to prescribe this medication and, if yes, whether he/she informed of any potential side-effects.  Another issue would be whether the natu ...Read more

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Philadelphia Medical Malpractice: Third Leading Cause of Death in the US: Medical Errors

Every year the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) releases data and information that pertains tocauses of death in themedical field. A recent study published by the BMJ, formerly known a ... Read more

Philadelphia Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Consumer Reports Investigates Doctors

Most people would want to know if their doctor has a history ofnegligence, carelessness, drug use, or sexual misconduct. However, according to a recent Consumer Reports investigation, the American Med ... Read more

Doctor's Struggle to Diagnose Strokes due to Differential Symptoms

We know that many of our clients and their family members have suffered from astroke; therefore, we thought it worth sharing this medical information. Of course, if you have any medical questions orco ... Read more

How Safe is Your Hospital

Selecting a safe hospital can reduce your risk of avoidable death by medical malpractice by 50%. This is according to an analysis of newly updated hospital safety score grades. Additionally, you have ... Read more

Philadelphia Mesothelioma Lawyers: Unexpected Asbestos Exposure

A recent report within theInternational Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health focuses on the sarcomatoid pleural mesothelioma contracted by an Italian carpenter. It is most likely ... Read more

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