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Expert testimony convinced jurors that a nerve injury sustained during a hip arthroplasty was a "known and unavoidable complication," not the product of a surgical negligence.
Posted 02/27/17 |
In concurrent surgery, specialists move from OR to OR, performing the most challenging and intricate components of surgery.
Posted 02/07/17 |
Study finds surgeons who operate in litigious communities aren't more likely to perform safer surgeries.
Posted 02/06/17 |
Suit: Prep wasn't allowed to fully dry before electrocautery.
Posted 01/11/17 |
Anesthesiologist says it was a pre-existing blood clot not his off-target nerve block that caused patient's death.
Posted 12/21/16 |
Yorkville Endoscopy claims The Hartford is refusing to pay covered legal bills.
Posted 09/07/16 |
Lawsuit claims contaminated instruments caused fatal infection.
Posted 08/11/16 |
Patient bled out after surgeon used non-FDA-approved bone cement.
Posted 07/07/16 |
Manufacturer blames rival and opportunistic lawyers, insists warming device is safe.
Posted 05/26/16 |
Suit was brought by patient who moved twice during cataract surgery, causing complications.
Posted 05/18/16 |