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Apr 23

Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Birth Injury Case Resulting in Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis Settled for $5.3 Million

By Joe Messa

Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Birth Injury Case Resulting in Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis Settled for $5.3 Million Medical malpractice lawyers for a New York family have settled a birth injury lawsuit against New York Presbyterian Hospital for $5.3 Million. The suit alleged that the hospital’s medical staff did not adequately treat a woman while pregnant. She had […]

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Apr 16

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Ask – Miracle or Malpractice?

By Joe Messa

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Ask – Miracle or Malpractice? Medical malpractice attorneys report a shocking news story that hit the internet last week from Argentina. Two weeks ago, in Resistencia, Argentina, twenty minutes after Analia Bouter had given birth to a three months premature baby girl, she and her husband Fabian Veron were handed a death […]

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Mar 28

Medical Malpractice Lawyers Concerned About Additional Risks Related to St. Jude Medical’s Heart Device

By Joe Messa

Medical Malpractice Lawyers Concerned About Additional Risks Related to St. Jude Medical’s Heart Device Medical malpractice lawyers at Messa & Associates recently discovered the results of a study, reported by the American College of Cardiology, that revealed that St. Jude Medical’s Riata wires may have additional defects. According to the study, the wires have multiple […]

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Mar 02

Medical Malpractice Attorneys: Poor Care for Poor Patients?

By Joe Messa

Medical Malpractice Attorneys: Poor Care for Poor Patients? Medical malpractice attorneys report the findings of a new study that shows that lower income patients are less likely to sue their doctors for medical negligence or malpractice. Doctors Have “Unconscious” Bias Against Poor Patients The study, published by Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research and authored by […]

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Feb 29

Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Safety Review Finds that Dirty Surgical Instruments and Medical Devices are a Widespread Cause of Infections

By Joe Messa

Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Safety Review Finds that Dirty Surgical Instruments and Medical Devices are a Widespread Cause of Infections The Food and Drug Administration held a two-day workshop last summer to address concerns regarding dirty medical devices. During the meeting, device manufacturers and hospital representatives met with officials from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control […]

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Feb 16

Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Survey Reveals Doctors Don’t Always Tell Patients Everything

By Joe Messa

A recent study revealed that about 10 percent of physicians surveyed are not always honest with their patients. The article, published in the journal Health Affairs, questioned almost 1,900 physicians from different practice areas to detail what information they thought they needed to disclose to patients. Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Doctors Don’t Always Disclose Medical Errors to […]

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