Child Dies After Failed Tracheostomy: Family Obtains Legal Victory

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Attorney Michael Perez | 888-981-5602 | FREE Consult You can’t live if you can’t breathe. This is why airway management is such a crucial area for medical professionals to know. Attorney Michael Perez helped secure a settlement for a family who lost a loved one because the attending physicians practiced poor airway management. Michael Perez […]

Patient Stopped Breathing? It Might Be Medical Malpractice

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Attorney Michael Perez | 888-981-5602 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless You Win Helping patients breathe is one of the first things that nearly everyone in the medical field learns how to perform. Just a few moments without oxygen can cause brain damage or death. Intubation and extubation are forms of airway management. Even […]

Paralyzed in the Hospital? Contact a Lawyer Immediately

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Michael Warshauer | 888-981-5602 | FREE Consult If a hospital makes a mistake and the patient suffers a permanent injury as a result, don’t expect the hospital to apologize or admit fault. If something like this happened to you, you need someone to investigate on your behalf. With the help of an attorney, you can […]

Interview: Failure to Diagnose

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Misdiagnosis, also known as failure to diagnose, occurs when a doctor fails to correctly diagnose a patient’s condition. This can result from mistakes made during the testing process, and failing to perform certain tests. A common form of misdiagnosis: failing to realize that the patient has cancer, allowing the condition to worsen over time. We […]

Interview: What You Need to Know About Medical Malpractice

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Medical malpractice is one of the leading causes of death in America. More than 250,000 people die in the United States every year due to a preventable medical error. What are you supposed to do after something goes wrong in the delivery room? How can you tell if it was negligence, or just an operation […]

Is Failure to Diagnose Cancer Medical Malpractice?

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At what point does failure to diagnose a disease like cancer cross the line into medical malpractice? Kathy McArthur explains how failure to diagnose cancer can be considered negligence in certain cases. Video transcript: Today’s topic is what is the meaning of a delay in diagnosis in breast cancer situations, and when is it legally […]

Interview: Gastric Bypass Surgery Complications

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When a patient receives gastric bypass surgery, the medical team must make sure to prevent leaks. An anastomotic leak can lead to sepsis, which causes severe complications. Atlanta injury attorney Michael Warshauer has years of handling medical malpractice lawsuits. Here he explains what patients can do if they’re suffering from gastric bypass surgery complications. Topics […]

Traumatic Birth? Get Answers with a Birth Injury Attorney

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Attorney Lyle Griffin Warshauer | 888-981-5602 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless You Win Why are birth injuries still happening in the United States, with rates especially high in the black and Hispanic communities? Birth injuries can be devastating to mother and child alike, causing physical and emotional trauma that can last a lifetime. […]

Interview: Emergency Room Malpractice

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Mistakes made in the emergency room can have disastrous consequences. Asked injury attorney Nancy Winkler about emergency room malpractice, doctor error, and surgical errors, and what victims can do about it. Topics covered in this video: Is emergency room medical malpractice common? What types of malpractice occur in the ER? How do errors in the […]

When a Doctor Fails to Diagnose Cancer

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What if a doctor fails to diagnose cancer, and the patient dies as a result? Frank Cristiano explains that it could be considered grounds for a medical malpractice or wrongful death lawsuit. Transcript: Cancer is obviously a very serious condition that can cause horrible consequences and oftentimes is fatal. However if detected early your chances […]

Interview: Medical Malpractice vs Failed Procedure

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There’s a big difference between medical malpractice and a failed procedure. If a surgery, operation, or other form of treatment doesn’t have the desired effect, this may not necessarily be grounds to file a lawsuit. However, if the medical team deviates from the normal standard of care, or otherwise makes a serious error, then the […]

How a Lawsuit Can Change Policies

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Harmful rules, policies, and laws won’t change by themselves. Only by seeking justice through the legal system can we change things for the better. In this video, Nancy Winkler describes a tragic case of a death at an assisted living facility. After the lawsuit, the facility changed how they respond to certain emergency situations, likely […]

“Rock of the Family” Lost Due to Medical Malpractice and Myocardial Infarction

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A doctor failed to read a man’s EKG after surgery. As a result, the patient sustained a myocardial infarction. This eventually proved fatal. A failure to diagnose a condition, as well as a misdiagnosis, can have permanent and fatal effects. The family members of lost loved ones have the right to seek justice through a […]

Medical Malpractice: Radiology Errors

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When a dangerous symptom slips through the cracks of the hospital system, medical malpractice can occur. We expect our medical staff to notice these red flags and act accordingly. In this video, Nancy Winkler explains a case she handled where a radiologist misread an X-ray and failed to diagnose cancer. As a result, a cancerous […]

Should You Ask Your Doctor for a Prostate-Specific Antigen Test?

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The prostate-specific antigen test, or PSA test, can detect the early warning signs of prostate cancer. One high-profile report was highly critical of the test, and as a result, many doctors stopped performing the PSA test. The only problem: the report itself has since been highly criticized as inaccurate, and many men are developing prostate […]

Did Talcum Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer in Women?

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Does Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Cause Ovarian Cancer? Studies have shown a connection between talcum powder and ovarian cancer. Some women who used products containing talc, such as Johnson & Johnson baby powder, later developed ovarian cancer. Attorney Nancy Winkler has represented some of these women. In this video, she explains what you can […]

What Happens When Patients Get Inferior Care?

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Doctors have a responsibility to treat everyone with a reasonable standard of care. When they discriminate and choose not to diagnose patients correctly, permanent harm can result. Kathy McArthur is a personal injury attorney in Macon, Georgia. She recently handled one such case, and a jury awarded her client a $3.1 million medical malpractice verdict. […]

What Happens If a Child is Killed in an Accident?

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No parent should ever have to face a tragedy such as when a child is killed in an accident, such as a car crash or other cause. There will never be anything that anyone can do to right such a wrong. Our attorneys assist parents and families in dealing with the aftermath of such an […]