Tag Archives: Patient

Negligent Treatment

2003, October 2

INJURIES/DAMAGES hemiparesis; stroke, a mother of three suffered a stroke five weeks after she left the hospital. She sustained permanent left-sided hemiparesis. RESULT The claim against defendant was discontinued prior to the trial; the claim against the hospital was discontinued during the trial. Plaintiff and defendant reached a $125,000 settlement during the trial, and the […]

Delayed Diagnosis

2003, March 6

INJURIES paraparesis Plaintiff remained at defendant hospital until his discharge in May 1995. He was confined to a nursing home for the following year. Plaintiff claimed that the spinal-cord compression caused significant paraparesis of his lower extremities, and that he is confined to a wheelchair. He asked the jury to award $10 million. Plaintiff’ wife, who cares […]