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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdicts

Defense Verdict in a Case of a Dissection of the Thoracic Aorta

                  Our claims management team obtained a defense verdict on behalf of an emergency medicine physician in a case involving an allegation of a delayed diagnosis of a Type A dissection of the thoracic aorta. The events of the case began on September [...]

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Defense Verdict in a Case of an Upper Gastrointestinal Bleed

                Our claims team obtained a defense verdict on behalf of an emergency medicine physician and an ambulatory endoscopy facility in a case of a then 64-year old decedent who died one day following discharge from the emergency department. The patient presented with a [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Postoperative Foot Drop

                  Our claims team secured a defense verdict in Queens County Supreme Court in a case involving an allegation of an operative iatrogenic injury to the right peroneal nerve during a right total knee replacement causing foot drop. The plaintiff was a 55-year-old [...]

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Defense Verdict in a Case of a Hamstring Tear with Avulsion

                  Our claims team obtained a defense verdict on behalf of an orthopedic surgeon, in a case of a right hamstring avulsion with alleged disability and development of complex regional pain syndrome. The plaintiff was a 53-year-old female with type 2 diabetes and [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of a Developmentally Delayed Child Following Delivery

                Our claims team secured a defense verdict in Bronx County Supreme Court on behalf of 2 obstetricians in a case involving the delivery of an infant at 33 weeks gestation with subsequent developmental delays. The 33-year old mother of the child had immigrated [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Traumatic Brain Injury

                  On August 29th, while an inpatient in a psychiatric hospital, the 46 year old plaintiff was physically assaulted by his roommate, resulting in injuries to his head including facial bruising and lacerations. He was transferred to the local community hospital for evaluation [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Cervical Spine injury, Quadriplegia, and Death

                  Our claims team obtained a defense verdict on behalf of an internist and a cardiologist in a case involving a patient falling in a hospital fall allegedly causing a cervical spine injury, quadriplegia, and death. The events of the case began when [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Haldol Administration

                This is a case of a 97-year old female with a host of co-morbidities and multiple hospitalizations. Of her myriad illnesses, the patient had Parkinson’s disease and a history of strokes. In question was the psychotropic drug Haldol, a medication which was given [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Retinal Detachment

                  This case involved a 59-year old divorced male, father of two. The plaintiff alleged the cataract surgery performed on his right eye by our ophthalmologist, caused a detached retina. By history, the patient had been seen by his ophthalmologist and the exam [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of a Ureterovaginal Fistula

                Our claims defense team secured a defense verdict in Queens County Supreme Court on behalf of a gynecologist, a urologist, and a hospital in a case concerning a ureterovaginal fistula allegedly arising from a laparoscopic hysterectomy. The plaintiff was a 51-year old female [...]

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