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What You Need to Know About Heart Attack Misdiagnosis

July 17, 2017

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According to the CDC, heart disease is a leading cause of death for adults in the U.S. Even though heart attacks, also called acute myocardial infarctions, are a relatively common …

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Hospital Infections: Did Being in the Hospital Make My Illness Worse?

July 14, 2017

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Some of the most important things that a patient, or you as the patient’s family, need to be aware of in a medical institute are the Do’s and Don’t of …

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How to File a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit in Indiana

July 12, 2017

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Filing a medical malpractice claim in Indiana can be a stressful and time-consuming experience. In addition to the mental and physical anguish you’ve endured, you are now required to prove …

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Anesthesia Errors Can Change Your Life

July 7, 2017

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Anesthesia is a broad term for the drugs used during surgeries and painful medical procedures to prevent patients from feeling pain, either through localized numbing or through induced unconsciousness. Depending …

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Post-Surgery Prescription Mistakes

June 20, 2017

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Mistakes can happen at any point during surgery—even after you think the surgery is complete. This is when errors in prescriptions and medication can occur. These injuries are different from …

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Indiana’s Medical Malpractice Act Finds Higher Caps and Tighter Timelines

June 19, 2017

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On July 1, 2017, tweaks to Indiana’s Medical Malpractice Act (MMA) take effect. This is the first time the legislature has increased the limits on damages in nearly two decades, …

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Retained Objects During Surgery

June 19, 2017

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All surgeries include some level of risk, and surgeons are not immune to human error. Between anesthesia and other drug complications, possible infections, and simply performing the procedure incorrectly, there …

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Maternal Mortality Rates Rising in United States—And Nowhere Else

June 16, 2017

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If you were to ask ten people which developed nation has the highest maternal mortality rate, it’s unlikely that you’d hear the correct answer more than once. But the United …

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The Ins and Outs of Surgical Malpractice

May 26, 2017

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Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare professional fails to provide a standard level of care to a patient and violates the doctor-patient agreement. A patient can sue for medical malpractice …

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When Does Medical Malpractice Become Criminal?

May 22, 2017

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Medicine isn’t an exact science, and neither are medical malpractice cases. In general, when a health care provider makes a mistake in your treatment, there are likely grounds for you …

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