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Signs of Malpractice in Nursing Homes

The decision to put your elderly loved one in a nursing home is a challenging one, and it can be made worse when your loved one is neglected or harmed due to medical malpractice. Nursing home abuse and neglect are all too common throughout the U.S. since most nursing facilities are overbooked and understaffed. Be [...]

By | March 12th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Signs of Malpractice in Nursing Homes

How to Determine If you Need a Medical Expert Witness

If you are considering pursuing a medical malpractice case, or you think you may be sued for medical malpractice, you will most likely need a medical expert witness to assist with your case. The practice of medicine is complex, which is why in many states you cannot even begin a lawsuit until you have the [...]

By | February 6th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How to Determine If you Need a Medical Expert Witness

Defining Malpractice

Medical malpractice is becoming an epidemic in the United States. The U.S. News and World Report suggests that medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in America, only falling behind cancer and heart disease. Medical malpractice alone causes 250,000 patient deaths -- 10% of all deaths -- every year. Forbes reports that in [...]

By | December 13th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Defining Malpractice

When Physical Therapy Fails

After you are injured, your doctor may recommend physical therapy. Physical therapy can be a great way to help you heal after an injury and in some cases may bring you back to the functional level you were at prior to your injury. However, in other cases, physical therapy may not work as intended and [...]

By | December 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on When Physical Therapy Fails