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2013-07-12 23:04:09

People who endure operations that were not needed might be entitled to compensation in a medical malpractice lawsuit, says the founder of Ginarte O’Dwyer Gonzalez Gallardo & Winograd, a personal injury law firm with offices in New York and New Jersey. Newark, N.J. (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 With recent news reports indicating that tens of thousands of people undergo unnecessary medical procedures each year, malpractice lawyer Joseph A. Ginarte said today that in many instances this...

2013-07-03 23:19:59

After USA Today study reveals rampant nature of unnecessary surgeries in U.S., Chris Davis wants to inform public that doctors are not always acting with patients’ interests in mind Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 In a recent analysis of healthcare data conducted by USA Today, researchers found that American physicians subject tens of thousands of patients to unnecessary surgical procedures every year, many of which result in injuries or further complications that require additional...

2013-07-03 23:17:01

A cross-platform campaign in the USA Today to educate 1.3 million Americans on the importance of oral / dental / mouth health and hygiene, in association with the American Dental Association (ADA). New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Mediaplanet Publishing announces this week the fifth edition of its Oral Health report in USA Today. The 12-page cross-platform campaign will be launched on Friday, September 13 in the USA Today Weekend Edition and online to educate 1.3 million Americans...

2013-06-28 23:21:22

Attorney from Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. says the USA Today study of government and academic databases should open the public’s eyes about the prevalence of inappropriate surgical procedures. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Attorney Patrick A. Salvi said today that a new report by USA Today, finding that “tens of thousands” of unnecessary surgeries are performed in the U.S. each year, sheds light on a type of medical malpractice that should concern patients in Chicago...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.