Archive for the ‘Medical Malpractice’ Category

Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Negligently Managed Birth

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In this eighth article in the series Angela reflects on the case of Jaeden and his mother Jennifer who were both severely damaged as a result of a negligently managed birth.

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Retained Sponges

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In this series of articles BC and Alberta personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer Angela Price-Stephens describes her top 25 notable medical malpractice cases of her 25-year career to date. In this seventh article in the series Angela reflects on the case of Eileen who suffered inexplicable prolonged healing and pain from what ought to have been a routine partial hysterectomy. 

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Epidural Abscess

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Epidural Abscess

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Attempted Suicide

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In this fifth article we review the tragic case of Erin who has a chronic history of schizophrenia.

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Fungal Meningitis

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In this article we review the unusual case of Valerie who suffered a devastating brain injury as a result of a missed diagnosis of fungal meningitis.

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Acute Compartment Syndrome

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In this series of articles BC and Alberta personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer Angela Price-Stephens describes her top 25 notable medical malpractice cases of her 25-year career to date.

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Cardio Thoracic Surgery

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In this series of articles BC and Alberta personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer Angela Price-Stephens describes her top 25 notable medical malpractice cases of her 25-year career to date.

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Top 25 Medical Malpractice Cases of a 25 Year Career – Chiropractic Manipulation

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In this series of articles BC and Alberta personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer Angela Price-Stephens describes her top 25 most notable medical malpractice cases of her 25-year career to date.

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Surgical Safety in Canada: A 10-year Review

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A 10-year analysis of approximately 3,000 malpractice complaints and settlements involving surgical “incidents” in Canada has just been released by the Canadian Medical Protective Association.

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Medical Malpractice 101, The Top 7 Things You Need To Know About BC Medical Malpractice Cases – #1

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Medical malpractice cases are very complex.This series of articles by BC personal injury and BC medical malpractice lawyer Paul Mitchell, Q.C., will explain the Top 7 things you need to know about  medical malpractice cases, including when a medical malpractice case should be commenced, the legal and medical issues involved, and why they are so hard to win.Find out what is involved in these difficult cases.#1 Quantifying Damages in [...]

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Medical Malpractice 101, The Top 7 Things You Need To Know About BC Medical Malpractice Cases – #2

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Medical malpractice cases are very complex.This series of articles by BC personal injury and BC medical malpractice lawyer Paul Mitchell, Q.C., will explain the Top 7 things you need to know about  medical malpractice cases, including when a medical malpractice case should be commenced, the legal and medical issues involved, and why they are so hard to win.Find out what is involved in these difficult cases.#2 Time Limitations in Medical [...]

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Distracted Doctors Linked To Medical Errors

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Recent studies have diagnosed a growing problem in operating rooms: Distracted doctors and surgical staff are at times texting or surfing the web while performing patient procedures. It has led to medical errors and lawsuits. By Andrew Chow from Findlaw.com Recent studies have diagnosed a growing problem in operating rooms: Distracted doctors and surgical staff […]

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Medical Malpractice 101, The Top 7 Things You Need To Know About BC Medical Malpractice Cases – #3

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Medical malpractice cases are very complex.This series of articles by BC personal injury and BC medical malpractice lawyer Paul Mitchell, Q.C., will explain the Top 7 things you need to know about  medical malpractice cases, including when a medical malpractice case should be commenced, the legal and medical issues involved, and why they are so hard to win.Find out what is involved in these difficult cases.#3 WHAT ARE THE COSTS IF YOU [...]

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Medical Malpractice 101, The Top 7 Things You Need To Know About BC Medical Malpractice Cases – #4

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Medical malpractice cases are very complex.This series of articles by BC personal injury and BC medical malpractice lawyer Paul Mitchell, Q.C., will explain the Top 7 things you need to know about  medical malpractice cases, including when a medical malpractice case should be commenced, the legal and medical issues involved, and why they are so hard to win.Find out what is involved in these difficult cases.

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Contact Info For Complaints About Health Care Professionals

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Patient Care Quality Office for each Health AuthorityCollege of Physicians and Surgeons of BCCollege of Chiropractors of British ColumbiaCollege of Dental Hygienists of British ColumbiaCollege of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia

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Medical Malpractice 101, The Top 7 Things You Need To Know About BC Medical Malpractice Cases – #6

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Medical malpractice cases are very complex.This series of articles by BC personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer Paul Mitchell, Q.C., will explain the Top 7 things you need to know about  medical malpractice cases, including when a medical malpractice case should be commenced, the legal and medical issues involved, and why they are so hard to win.Paul Mitchell Q.C has successfully concluded BC medical malpractice cases for [...]

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Medical Malpractice 101, The Top 7 Things You Need To Know About BC Medical Malpractice Cases – #7

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Medical malpractice cases are very complex. This series of articles by BC personal injury and medical malpractice lawyer Paul Mitchell, Q.C., will explain the Top 7 things you need to know about  medical malpractice cases, including when a medical malpractice case should be commenced, the legal and medical issues involved, and why they are so […]

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Hip Replacements; New Depuy Hip Replacement Being Investigated By FDA

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Hip replacement surgery involves inherent risks, but for those who have all-metal hip replacements, the risks are now even greater.

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