Look Out for These Dangers to Avoid Med Mal During Childbirth
If you or your loved one have become a victim of medical malpractice during prenatal care or childbirth, don’t hesitate to seek the legal advice of an experienced medical malpractice attorney in Los Angeles.
Contrary to the popular belief, pregnancy and childbirth complications are not rare in the U.S. Fact: nearly 4 million women deliver babies in the U.S. every year. While the vast majority of moms give birth with no harm to themselves or their babies, there is still a significant number of women who face severe and […]
Did you know that about 300 surgical tools are used during a typical surgery? A larger surgery, meanwhile, requires twice as many – 600 – surgical tools. The use of so many tools increases the chance of the surgeon or his/her assistants leaving instruments in their patients’ bodies. But is leaving instruments inside patients considered […]
Losing your own child is one of the most horrible events in life. Over 23,000 infants die in the U.S. every year, with birth injuries and medical malpractice accounting for most childbirth deaths. Whether an infant dies before birth or shortly afterwards, most cases of childbirth death are preventable and can be considered wrongful death, […]
Medical malpractice kills a quarter of million people in the United States every year. That’s an alarming fact to keep in mind the next time you decide to go to the hospital. But shocking statistics about medical malpractice doesn’t just end there. In fact, medical error is the third leading cause of death in our […]