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Month: October 2023

Hospital Not Entitled To Summary Judgment For Surgeon’s Negligence

On March 16, 2018, plaintiff, Barbara Stempniak, presented to the emergency department of Garden City Hospital with complaints of severe abdominal pain. The emergency department staff diagnosed Stempniak with cholecystitis (inflammation of the gallbladder) and admitted her to the hospital….medicalmalpracticelawyers.com, Michigan Appellate Court Affirms Hospital Not Entitled To Summary Judgment For Surgeon’s Negligence, Oct 2023

Supreme Court Affirms $10M Punitive Damages In Wrongful Death Case

John Dewy West, Jr. was 59 years old on June 4, 2014 when he accidently sliced most of the tip of his left thumb off when he was using a table saw in his shop. He drove himself to the emergency room of Springhill Memorial Hospital (“SMH”) where a surgeon was able to operate and save his thump up to the nail bed….medicalmalpracticelawyers.com, Alabama Supreme Court Affirms $10M Punitive Damages In Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Case, Sep 2023

$3.5M Verdict Against Doctor for Failing to Recognize Man’s Heart Attack

The verdict comprised entirely noneconomic damages, and the plaintiff’s attorney attributed the result to the plaintiff’s efforts to take responsibility for his own health…law.com, $3.5M Verdict Against Doctor for Failing to Recognize Man’s Heart Attack, Aleeza Furman, Oct 2023

$4M Verdict For Ureter Cut During Hysterectomy

Tammy Sisson was 55-years-old when she had a total laparoscopic hysterectomy on October 23, 2017. The surgeon negligently cut her right ureter during the procedure, allegedly because he failed to identify pelvic structures…medicalmalpracticelawyers.com, $4M Rhode Island Medical Malpractice Verdict For Ureter Cut During Hysterectomy, Sep 2023

$16.1M Verdict For Brain Damage After Gallbladder Surgery

It’s a case that’s sent shock waves throughout the legal community: A record-setting 16-million-dollar malpractice verdict — in favor of a man who suffered severe complications after what should have been a routine surgery….newschannel5.com, In a record-setting verdict, $16.1 million was awarded to a man who suffered brain damage after surgery, Nick Beres, Sep 2023

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