In an analysis earlier this year by the New England Journal of Medicine, the medical journal says that one percent of physicians account for approximately 32 percent of all paid medical malpractice … [Read more...] about Study Says 1% of Physicians Account for One-Third of Paid Malpractice Claims
Childbirth is far less dangerous than it was 100 years ago. But childbirth is still fraught with the possibilities of emergencies, requiring quick thinking, skilled health care teams, and … [Read more...] about The Most Common Preventable Birth Injuries: Brachial Palsy
When you or your loved one are hospitalized, you expect to receive the highest standard of care. But mistakes occur in hospitals. One of the largest areas of hospital mistakes leading to … [Read more...] about Blood Thinner Medication is the Cause of Many Hospital Errors
Undergoing surgery is a nerve-wracking experience, to be sure. The idea of being cut open on an operating table and having your insides tinkered with, even by the most skilled surgeon, is not … [Read more...] about When Surgery Goes Wrong
Would it shock you to hear that medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the United States? Only heart disease (#1) and cancer (#2) kill more people in our country than do medical … [Read more...] about Medical Malpractice and Your Rights
A Medical Malpractice case, is a case in which a person is injured during a medical procedure. Examples of such procedures include: Wrongful Death - a person died because of a procedure that … [Read more...] about What Types of Medical Malpractice Cases are there in Michigan?