Medical Malpractice Law
How to Protect Yourself and Loved Ones from Medical Errors
Can You Sue a Hospital for Emergency Room Malpractice?
Most Common Emergency Room Mistakes
The emergency room is a busy, fast-moving place. In fact, 139 million people visited the emergency room in the United States in one recent year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Emergency room doctors, nurses, and…
When Should I Visit the Emergency Room?
Making the decision to visit an emergency room is not a simple one for most people. Emergency rooms in Indiana are often overcrowded, which means long wait times for sick individuals who would rather be resting at home. So, when…
Who Can Request an Autopsy?
Do Head Injuries Cause Dementia?
Researchers Hope ‘Black Box’ in Operating Rooms Will Prevent Future Errors
Most people have heard of the “black boxes” found on airplanes. These boxes are tools that are used in the event of a crash that allow investigators to study what happened onboard that led to the accident. Now, researchers have…
Do Brain Injuries Affect Women Differently?
How to Reduce Radiology Errors (and Unnecessary Surgeries)
Imagine having a CT scan or MRI that indicated you needed expensive and painful back surgery, only to find out later that the surgery was unnecessary. That is exactly what workers at Walmart were experiencing, according to company officials, who…