Medical malpractice covers many different forms of improper treatment by medical professionals. It can be the result of a failure to diagnose or misdiagnosis, failure to provide adequate care, misreading lab results, surgical errors or wrong site surgery, improper medication or dosage, and failure to recognize symptoms. If you believe that you or a family member may have been a victim of medical malpractice resulting in serious injury or death, you may have the legal right to hold the responsible parties legally accountable for their negligence and seek monetary compensation. It’s important to consult an experienced medical malpractice attorney as soon as possible.
Due to the complexity of medical malpractice cases, they can take months, even years to settle. If the victim is seriously hurt, they may not be able to return to work. If the medical negligence resulted in death, the patient may have been the primary breadwinner. With limited or no cash flow, plaintiffs usually will have a hard time remaining financially stable; even daily household expenses become a challenge. This is when litigation funding can be an asset.
A couple is seeking damages after the husband was allegedly not diagnosed with atrial fibrillation in a reasonable amount of time.
The lawsuit alleges that the man went to the urgent care with muscle weakness, lack of appetite, fatigue, sinus pressure and cough. He was given medication, but the health care providers failed to mention that he might be suffering from heart problems, states the suit. A week later, the plaintiff was hospitalized in intensive care for three days, and was in atrial fibrillation for over 200 hours. The lawsuit alleges that the defendant breached the standard of care and failed to treat the plaintiff in a responsible way. The plaintiffs are seeking an undisclosed amount in damages.
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