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One kind of medical malpractice is based on a doctor's failure to adequately inform you about a proposed a medical procedure or treatment. You have ... read more
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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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No attorney can tell you whether your problems are related to a medical mistake or a defect in the screws without looking at the medical records and/or consulting an expert. Also, screws do protrude o ...Read more

The treatment you describe is certainly below accepted standards of care but if neither you nor your child suffered permanent harm a medical malpractice case is probably not financially viable. You sh ...Read more

It sounds like you have reason to suspect that your problems are related to negligence, but the big question is whether the statute of limitations expired. If you want to investigate a case, you shou ...Read more

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Medical Malpractice: Negligence and Gross Negligence

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Slips, trips and fall accidentscan cause serious injury. Head trauma, cuts, lacerations, broken bones and internal injuries can result when victims fall down a stairway, slip on ice or wet surfaces, o ... Read more


Over the past three years, hospitals have made consistent strides in improving rates of avoidable complications in patients, which has helped stave offmedical malpractice suits. In 2014, these improve ... Read more

Philadelphia Mesothelioma Lawyers: Genetic Testing as Predictor of Treatment

Peritonealmesothelioma is a rare, aggressive cancer that is hard to treat. A primary type of malignant mesothelioma, peritoneal mesothelioma typically develops after exposure to asbestos and lies with ... Read more

Hire an Attorney After these 3 Accidents

Unfortunately, many people will find themselves involved in one of these three kinds of accidents during their lifetime. Any drive down the highway, a rural road, or even neighbor streets comes with t ... Read more

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