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2014-01-01 23:01:46

New York medical malpractice lawyer David Perecman discusses medical malpractice after a 13-year-old California girl who died after suffering problems following a tonsillectomy. New York, New York (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 A California teenager lost consciousness after a procedure to remove her tonsils at an Oakland hospital went wrong, reported CNN News (12.19.13) Lawyer David Perecman, founder of The Perecman Firm, wants to know how this happened. “We need to understand what happened...

2013-12-10 23:25:48

The law firm of LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, PA in Baltimore, MD recently launched a redesigned website to make it easier than ever to connect with an experienced medical malpractice attorney and get answers to basic legal questions. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Located in Baltimore, MD, the law firm of LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, PA announces the launch of a redesigned website that provides a valuable online legal resource to current and potential clients. The...

2013-12-02 23:01:11

Diederich Healthcare's Medical Malpractice Insurance Professionals have released an educational series directed at physicians nationwide. Carbondale, IL (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Diederich Healthcare's Medical Malpractice Insurance Professionals have released an educational series directed at physicians nationwide. This series of informational articles focuses on topics that are relevant to the medical malpractice insurance landscape today. The series has a broad scope, with the...

2013-10-08 23:04:06

Ramona Howard is an accomplished litigator who brings more than 20 years of experience, representing clients with medical malpractice and personal injury claims at trial and on appeal, to the firm. Southfield, MI (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Sommers Schwartz P.C., a leading contingency fee based litigation law firm, is pleased to announce that attorney Ramona C. Howard has joined as a shareholder. Ms. Howard is an accomplished litigator who brings more than 20 years of experience representing...

2013-10-01 13:48:05

Most of the primary care malpractice claims filed in Massachusetts are related to alleged misdiagnoses, according to study by Gordon D. Schiff, M.D., of the Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, and colleagues. The focus for improving patient safety and malpractice risk is increasingly on outpatient care, according to the study background. Researchers examined the types, causes and outcomes of primary care malpractice claims by studying closed (resolved)...

2013-09-28 23:01:34

The law firm, which serves medical malpractice victims in Illinois, has added a new article to its blog that examines the line between doctors’ caution and negligence when they delay letting patients know that they may have cancer. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 When a doctor waits to tell a patient that they may have cancer, is it caution or negligence? In a new blog article, the Chicago medical malpractice lawyers of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. weigh in on the issue....


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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