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Wrongful death

Texas Supreme Court Raises Bar on ER Malpractice Cases, Leaving Victims with Limited Options

Texas Supreme Court Raises Bar on ER Malpractice Cases, Leaving Victims with Limited Options

A recent ruling in Marsillo v. Dunnick further tightens the grip on medical malpractice claims in hospital emergency rooms, making justice elusive for many.

Sickle Cell Crisis: Neglected Symptoms Cost African American Man's Life

Sickle Cell Crisis: Neglected Symptoms Cost African American Man's Life

Sickle cell disease is a serious illness that mainly affects people of African descent. It’s also commonly misdiagnosed and mistreated.

How to prove a DVT/pulmonary embolism medical malpractice case in Texas

How to prove a DVT/pulmonary embolism medical malpractice case in Texas

The story of Cody: A medical malpractice case of a DVT patient who died of pulmonary embolism.

Patient dies from nursing home fall despite documented high risk

Patient dies from nursing home fall despite documented high risk

Physician and nursing care should be patient-led rather than clicking boxes on a screen

$4 million for pregnant mom who died after C-Section

$4 million for pregnant mom who died after C-Section

Preeclampsia is a potentially life-threatening condition of pregnancy

Houston Court of Appeals rules against hospitalist physician in Houston Methodist Hospital fall case

Houston Court of Appeals rules against hospitalist physician in Houston Methodist Hospital fall case

Hospitalists must give appropriate fall prevention orders and instructions to nurses

Outpatient imaging centers and the increased risk of brain injury or death

Outpatient imaging centers and the increased risk of brain injury or death

Lacking preparation for cardiac or respiratory arrest emergencies after giving CT or MRI contrast to patients

Texas medical malpractice tort reform restrictions apply to events that occur after a patient's death

Texas medical malpractice tort reform restrictions apply to events that occur after a patient's death

Texas Medical Liability Act covers administrative services

San Antonio lawsuit: Pulmonologist discharged post-surgical patient with unrepaired cut artery, bleed-out risk

San Antonio lawsuit: Pulmonologist discharged post-surgical patient with unrepaired cut artery, bleed-out risk

Medical malpractice wrongful death claim filed after complication during tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy surgery

Houston court of appeals dismisses Pseudomonas infant death case

Houston court of appeals dismisses Pseudomonas infant death case

Texas tort reform requirements require attentive experts and experienced medical malpractice attorneys