Category: Medical Malpractice

Radiology Error: A Common Medical Malpractice

Radiology Error: A Common Medical Malpractice

While advances in medicine have helped refine medical processes and procedures, diagnostic errors are still common. A recent study of diagnostic errors shows that diagnostic errors affect an estimated 12 million Americans. These errors cause more harm […]

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Nursing Home Abuse and Elder Law Explained

Nursing home

Elder abuse comes in many forms like emotional, physical, and sexual harm inflicted on a senior citizen. Some senior citizens also suffer from financial exploitation and negligence from the people tasked with taking care of them. […]

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Can I Sue If I Got Worse After Surgery?

Can I sue if I got worse after surgery?

No one wants to hear that they need surgery to correct some medical problem. It’s even worse if complications from surgery make you sicker than you were when you started. Sometimes complications are unavoidable. But if […]

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Is Every Medical Mistake Malpractice?

Is every medical mistake malpractice?

In a health care setting, patients are often vulnerable. Medical professionals have the training and knowledge that should equip them to make the best decision in every case. Patients trust that medical professionals do not make […]

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Emergency Room Errors Explained

Emergenc room errors explained

If you or someone you love is ever a victim of medical negligence, then you should hire an attorney for help, right away. Unfortunately, errors in emergency rooms occur more often than many people think. Some […]

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Recovering from a Traumatic Birth

The legal perspective gynological malpractice continued

There’s perhaps no greater injury than that which occurs during the pregnancy or birth of a baby. While not every pregnancy will result in a healthy infant, medical malpractice that causes an injury or even the […]

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Identifying OB-GYN Malpractice

Gynecological malpractice explained

Like all types of medical practice, doctors who practice obstetrics and gynecology (OB-GYN) medicine are capable of making mistakes that can have devastating, long-term effects on their patients. In a recent survey, 70 percent of OB-GYN […]

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How To Choose a Birth Injury Lawyer

How to choose a birth injury lawyer

All parents worry about what the future holds for their children. But parents whose child is living with the effects of a birth injury may have more complex concerns, including how to provide appropriate medical and […]

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Top 10 Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Recent studies have found that up to 10 percent of elderly individuals suffer abuse. Sadly, this can happen at the nursing home you trust with your aging parents. The causes of this abuse are many — […]

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Tips for a Healthy Delivery

Tips for a healthy delivery

We recently shared an article on social media about a family’s struggle with their son’s Cerebral Palsy and the lawsuit that alleges medical negligence against the hospital who delivered him. These types of cases come around […]

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What Does a Medical Malpractice Case Involve?

Friedman, Domiano & Smith Blog Post

Do you think you have a case that could potentially result in medical malpractice? Jeffrey H. Friedman takes you through the basics of what a medical malpractice case could involve. What does a medical malpractice case […]

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Nashville Settles Lawsuit with Shackled Mom

Nashville settles lawsuit with shackled mom

In Nashville, nearly a half a million settlement has been agreed upon – a United States immigrant was illegally shackled to a hospital bed during labor because she was arrested during a traffic stop. This ends […]

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Veteran Wins Suit Against Government

Veteran wins suit against government

A U.S. Air Force veteran was awarded $1.25 million in a medical malpractice case against the U.S. government. Robert Metzler, 70, and his wife sued for a combined $30 million after Metzler contracted hepatitis C during […]

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