Medical malpractice occurs when a patient is injured or suffers an unnecessary complication due to a mistake of a healthcare professional, the effects of this can be life-threatening and long-term.
A failure to diagnose or late diagnosis may prevent a patient from recovering from a potentially treatable condition.
Essentially, medical malpractice means that a healthcare professional failed to meet the standard of care that a similarly trained, experienced professional would have provided under the same circumstances. Failure to meet the standard of care harmed the patient.
There are many different forms of medical malpractice. The following are just a few types of cases:
- Birth-Related Injuries
- Brain Injuries
- Surgical Errors
- Late Diagnosis
- Cerebral Palsy
- Medication Errors
- Emergency Room Errors
- Gynecological Errors
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