When you think of medical malpractice, you probably think of a specific event: The slip of a surgical blade, administration of the wrong medication, or the leaving of a sponge or other object inside a patient after surgery. Some … [Read more...] about Diagnosis-Related Injury: One of the Deadliest Types of Medical Malpractice
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The legal system is often complicated and difficult to maneuver, especially for those without extensive experience. Even a relatively simple personal injury case involves critical deadlines, technical procedural and filing … [Read more...] about Navigating an Ohio Medical Malpractice Claim
September is Sepsis Awareness Month, according to the nonprofit Sepsis Alliance. Sepsis is a condition in which the body overreacts to an infection, causing further, sometimes fatal, complications. In the United States, there are … [Read more...] about When Sepsis Results from Medical Malpractice: Ohio Law
When we visit medical professionals for help with a health issue, we expect they will provide the highest quality of care. That expectation comes from our knowledge that these professionals are highly educated and closely … [Read more...] about Ohio Medical Malpractice vs. Doctor Discipline: What’s the Difference?
Medical errors are the third-leading cause of death in the United States, so it’s important for doctors to recommend or perform surgery only when it’s absolutely necessary. But that’s not always what happens. Some surgeries are … [Read more...] about I Had an Unnecessary Surgery. Can I Sue?
Opioids are a common form of pain-relieving drug for Americans. However, many people who start taking these painkillers become addicted to them. Unfortunately, Ohio leads the nation as one of the top five states for opioid … [Read more...] about Ohio Drug Prescriptions: What Constitutes Medical Negligence?