Personal Injury Lawyer | Can I Sue for an Infected Scope?

By |2016-04-20T09:46:29+00:00April 20th, 2016|medicalmalpractice, personal injury lawyer|

Personal Injury Lawyer | Can I Sue for Injury From an Infected Scope? Personal Injury Lawyer . In recent years, there has been growing awareness of deadly infections associated with the use of gastrointestinal scopes that cannot be cleaned completely. A new congressional investigation shows that the number of potential infections is much higher than originally [...]

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Doctors performing unnecessary knee surgeries?

By |2014-07-16T16:21:42+00:00July 16th, 2014|Legal Blog, medicalmalpractice, medicalmalpratice|

from CBSNews.com   More than one-third of total knee replacements performed in the U.S. were deemed “inappropriate” in a new study that used a patient classification system to weigh the risks and benefits. The study, published June 30 in the journal Arthritis & Rheumatology, looked at 175 people who underwent total knee replacement surgery. The [...]

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Does South Carolina have a Medical Malpractice damages cap?

By |2014-07-08T15:29:12+00:00July 8th, 2014|Legal Blog, malpractice, medicalmalpractice|

Question: Does South Carolina use a medical malpractice damages cap? Answer: Yes. Like many states, South Carolina has a statute on the books that places a limit or “cap” on the amount of compensation that can be awarded to a plaintiff in a medical malpractice case.  In other words, even after a plaintiff proves (and the jury [...]

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