What Is Medical Malpractice and Should I Consult With a Lawyer?

By |2020-11-24T09:37:38-08:00December 22nd, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

We put a great deal of trust in the doctors, surgeons, and medical professionals we turn to for help when something goes wrong. We rely on these individuals to provide a level of care that we've come to expect from those in the field.  However, sometimes this level of care is not received despite our [...]

What to Look for in a Medical Malpractice Attorney

By |2020-12-03T07:18:11-08:00December 15th, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

If you or a family member have suffered from medical malpractice, then you probably need a ton of information. Including, if you need and how to find a medical malpractice attorney in Brandon, Florida. This article will tell you all you need to know to find the right lawyer. What Is Medical Malpractice? Before learning [...]

10 Steps to Take When You Believe You May Be the Victim of Malpractice

By |2020-11-30T15:42:21-08:00November 30th, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

Have you been injured by a medical professional? Medical malpractice is rare, but when it does happen its impact can be devasting on your health and wellbeing. If you have been a victim, you need to bring it to light not just for your own peace of mind, but for the safety of others.  A medical [...]

How to Prepare for Your Meeting With a Medical Malpractice Lawyer

By |2020-11-24T09:35:30-08:00November 24th, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

Did you know that only 2.9% of those who suffer from medical malpractice ever file a claim to receive compensation? If you have been a victim of medical negligence, don't let this be you. Get the money you deserve by hiring a medical malpractice lawyer and preparing for your first consultation. Read on to learn [...]

5 Tips for Choosing a Medical Malpractice Lawyer in Brandon

By |2020-10-13T09:27:28-07:00October 26th, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

In most cases, there's nothing enjoyable about going to the hospital or seeing your doctor. Even regular, non-threatening checkups are, at best, an inconvenience. However, things can go from bad to worse if your doctor makes a mistake.  In fact, the third leading cause of death in America is medical negligence. If your doctor misdiagnoses you, [...]

Malpractice vs Negligence: What’s the Difference?

By |2020-08-14T09:52:10-07:00August 19th, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

When you're not feeling well, you trust that a physician will take good care of you. Unfortunately, some people go to their doctor for healthcare and walk out with a health scare. Medical malpractice is a serious issue, and medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States. Those kinds of [...]

Three Shoulder Dystocia Solutions Which Often Go Wrong

By |2020-06-02T09:42:53-07:00March 6th, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

SD is one of the most common and most serious labor and delivery emergencies. If the baby is too large to move down the mother’s narrow birth canal, the baby becomes lodged in the womb. When that happens, the umbilical cord keeps dropping. That can cause hypoxia (dangerous lack of oxygen), as the cord literally [...]

When Do Surgical Errors Occur in Brandon?

By |2020-01-02T05:35:16-08:00January 3rd, 2020|Medical Malpractice|

According to a recent survey, about 80,000 “never” events occurred in the United States between 1990 and 2010. These are surgical mistakes which should never happen under any circumstances, such as instruments being left inside patients after surgery. That alarmingly high figure does not include acts of ordinary negligence, which are outlined below. Legally, doctors [...]

Cancer Misdiagnosis: What You Need to Know

By |2019-10-18T07:14:42-07:00October 18th, 2019|Medical Malpractice|

This disease’s survival rates have increased significantly since the 1990s. Even rare and aggressive forms of cancer, like mesothelioma, are often treatable if they are caught early enough. Prompt diagnosis, however, is a problem. As many as 40 percent of call cancer patients are initially misdiagnosed. Mesothelioma diagnosis issues are a good illustration of the [...]

The Link Between Pitocin and Birth Injuries in Hillsborough County

By |2019-09-18T10:13:50-07:00September 20th, 2019|Medical Malpractice|

Researchers developed oxytocin (Pitocin or “pit”) in the 1950s. Chemist Du Du Vigneaud won a Nobel Prize for his efforts. All these years later, pit is still the most widely-used labor induction drug in Florida. Since most labor and deliveries are scheduled inductions, pit is almost always part of the process. This drug has few [...]