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Posted 10 months ago in Jury Awards Medical Malpractice by Sylvia Hsieh  
Damages Cap Blocks $12M Award for Baby’s Botched Surgery

A jury in Oregon has awarded a couple $12 million for a botched liver surgery on a 9-month-old baby that required him to get …

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Posted 11 months ago in Jury Awards Medical Malpractice by Sylvia Hsieh  
$5.5M for Torn Vein Grafts Causing Heart Patient’s Death

A Maryland jury awarded $5.5 million to the family of a woman who died after open heart surgery when wires were removed from her …

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Posted 12 months ago in Medical Malpractice by Janet Raasch  
Doc Can Be Sued for Not Warning Patient of Treatment’s Risks

When it comes to making important decisions about healthcare, the patient is in charge – not the healthcare professional. A competent adult patient can …

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Posted 12 months ago in Medical Malpractice Personal Injury by Sylvia Hsieh  
Dentist Must Pay $35M for Unnecessary Root Canals

A retired dentist in Shoreline, Wash., has been ordered to cough up $35 million for performing unnecessary root canals on dozens of patients, including …

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Posted 1 year ago in Jury Awards Medical Malpractice by Sylvia Hsieh  
Doctor Who Forgot Patient’s Heart Condition Must Pay $6.4M

A couple won a $6.4 million jury verdict against a doctor who diagnosed the husband with a heart condition but then forgot to follow …

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Doctor Who Mistook Stroke for Carpal Tunnel Must Pay $1.2M

A jury ordered a doctor who misdiagnosed a woman who had a stroke the next day and later died to pay $1.2 million to …

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