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Failure to diagnose is a leading cause of medical malpractice

Recently, a jury awarded $3.3 million to the family of a woman who died following a delay in diagnosis. According to the medical malpractice lawsuit, a 23-year-old woman with lupus presented to the ...
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Delay in Diagnosis of Flesh Eating Bacteria Leads to Death

Reports indicate that a woman died following an alleged delay in diagnosis of "necrotizing fasciitis," also known as flesh eating bacteria. According to numerous sources, after returning ...
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Reducing Diagnostic Errors Key to Improving Patient Safety

Over the last several years, much has been made of the finding that preventable medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the United States. Studies estimate that roughly 700 people a ...
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Failure to Diagnose May Be Malpractice

Many times you go to the doctors because something just doesn't feel right. You may have an unexplained pain in your breast, or are experiencing constant headaches, or have difficulty breathing. ...
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Failure to Diagnose is Leading Cause of Medical Malpractice Claims

A new study reveals that the payout for successful medical malpractice claims has increased, while the number of lawsuits has decreased. The study reviewed cases filed over the course of the last 20 ...
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Failure To Diagnose is the Leading Cause of Medical Malpractice

According to a recent study, roughly 80% of all physicians will be sued at some point in their careers for medical malpractice. Although medical mistakes and negligence can occur in any number of ...
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Most Americans Will Receive A Misdiagnosis

The first step in obtaining quality care – especially for patients who are ill or suffering – is getting the right diagnosis. A proper and timely diagnosis is critical to ensure the best ...
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Failure to Diagnose Cancer Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

A former Ohio Congressman – Representative Steve LaTourette has announced that he is planning to file a medical malpractice lawsuit against the federal government. His lawsuit is based on a ...
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Misdiagnosed Heart Attack Results In Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Legal news reports that a jury has just awarded a woman $4M in a medical malpractice lawsuit. The woman filed the wrongful death case following her husband's death after a doctor allegedly mistook ...
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Failure to Diagnose Cancer Leads to Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

The first step in getting the medical help you need when you see a doctor is obtaining the appropriate diagnosis. Failing to obtain the proper diagnosis, or a delay in diagnosis, can have serious ...
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Study Finds Alarming Rate Of Misdiagnoses

A recent study reveals that the incidence of misdiagnoses is higher than most imagined. According to the study published by the journal BMJ Quality and Safety more than 12 million adults are ...
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Failure To Diagnose Ear Infection Leads To Severe and Permanent Injuries

A recent medical malpractice lawsuit filed against Ohio University medical college underscores the dangers of preventable medical errors. In this medical negligence case, a young boy sustained serious ...
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Failure to Recommend Prenatal Testing May Lead to Claim for Medical Negligence

To ensure you or your child receives the best possible chance of a positive outcome if they are suffering from a debilitating health condition or illness, it is critical that you receive a proper ...
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Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Filed After Physician Fails to Take Steps to Prevent Heart Attack

Legal news reports that a man who suffered a heart attack has now filed a medical malpractice lawsuit, alleging that his physician's failure to take the proper steps following the discovery of ...
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