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When Does it Cross the Line Into Medical Malpractice? Attorney Explains

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Attorney Stewart Eisenberg | 888-644-4288 | Free Consult If something went wrong in a medical setting, was it medical malpractice? Or was it just an unsuccessful outcome of an operation? Stewart Eisenberg is a medical malpractice attorney with Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C. based in Philadelphia. In this Quick Question, he explains how […]

Anesthesia Errors are a Form of Medical Malpractice

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Attorney Michael Perez | 888-981-5602 | Free Consult “Unfortunately, anesthesia errors… tend to be more of a catastrophic kind.” If your medical team makes a mistake while administering anesthesia, it can have long-lasting complications. If the anesthesiologist isn’t monitoring you closely, they might overlook a problem, which could cause lifelong damages or worse. If you […]

Medical Malpractice During Childbirth

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Nancy Winkler | 888-644-4288 | Free Consult Few things can spark the fear of a parent more than an injury being sustained by their child—especially an infant. If you suspect that medical malpractice during childbirth caused an injury to your child, it’s a good idea to seek legal aid. This video features Nancy Winkler, a […]

Medical Malpractice Red Flags: Know the Signs

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Attorney Michael Perez | 888-981-5602 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win “Medical malpractice is whenever we have the exercise of medical judgment, and that exercise of medical judgment is done negligently, and then it causes an injury to the patient. That, at its core, is what medical malpractice is.” Medical malpractice occurs […]

Can You Sue Your Surgeon For Medical Malpractice?

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Attorney Michael Perez | 888-981-5602 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win “A surgical error is a preventable mistake that occurs during a surgery…that is a violation of what we call the standard of care or the norms of practice that then goes on to cause an injury in a patient. When we […]

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 […]

Was It Medical Malpractice or a Bad Outcome?

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Medical procedures do not always have successful patient outcomes. Sometimes, this is the result of medical errors. As a matter of fact, medical errors are the third-leading cause of death in the United States. But a bad outcome does not, in itself, mean that medical malpractice happened. Doctors may make the right decisions and put […]

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Complications With Gastric Bypass Surgery? It Could Be Medical Malpractice, Attorney Says

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In a recent video interview, a medical malpractice attorney warned that a gastric bypass surgery could cause major complications if the surgical team isn’t careful. Attorney Michael Warshauer issued these warnings in a discussion with AskTheLawyers.com™. He was discussing gastric bypass surgery, which could involve removing portions of the stomach or intestine, depending on the […]

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 […]

How to Appeal a Medical Malpractice Verdict

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If your medical malpractice lawsuit didn’t end in your favor, keep in mind that it’s not the end of the road. You can appeal the decision to the court of appeals in your state. Depending on how the verdict came about will determine when and how your appeal will be filed, so consult your attorney […]

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 […]

Is Cerebral Palsy Caused by Medical Malpractice?

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Cerebral palsy can be caused by medical malpractice. That’s not always the case, though, as there are several types of cerebral palsy, with a variety of potential causes. In general, the disorder is a bit of a mystery, and yet it remains one of the most common conditions among children in the United States. An […]