Monthly Archives: October 2014

The Difference Between Misdiagnosis and A Failure To Diagnose

Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare practitioner, such as a doctor or nurse, fails to provide you with the standard of care that is expected in your community and causes you some injury as a result.  Many such injuries occur when a doctor misdiagnoses or fails to diagnose a patient’s...
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Risk Factors for Compression of the Umbilical Cord

If your child has suffered a birth injury due to compression of the umbilical cord during delivery, then it is important that you speak to an experienced birth injury lawyer as soon as possible.  Compression of the umbilical cord during delivery reduces the amount of oxygen that the fetus receives...
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