Incorrectly holding a patient to carbon dioxide instead of oxygen
74-year-old Plaintiff underwent cardiac surgery at a hospital. Immediately following the procedure he went directly from the operating room to the ICU. Elk & Elkâ€™s medical malpractice lawyers settled the case out of court for $3.5 million.
Botched sinus surgery results in cognitive delays and chronic headaches
16-year-old Plaintiff was suffering from pansinusitis. The Defendant physician undertook surgical correction of this problem. Plaintiffâ€™s experts and the defense acknowledged that with appropriate surgery, this chronic and diffuse sinus problem could be corrected.