My mom had stage 4 breast cancer and we always agreed to a 'code' whenever we were asked. When the moment cam,e, nobody came to do a code and I rushed to nurses' station and asked why. They mentioned I had mentioned not to and which was not true. ...
Sorry for your loss.
There are not enough facts to properly answer your question.
It appears there may have been confusion because it was verbal and not in writing.
It is always safer to have DNR instructions in writing.
Do I have a malpractice suit? Almost 2 years ago a Dr. was suppose to to do a simple procedure he said and clean out some infection around my prostate but he ruptured my urethra in the process . I now have a superpubic cathder which needs to be ch...
You state "Almost 2 years ago...."You need to act quickly.
Texas has a 2 year Statute of Limitations. There is a procedure to extend the time for 75. Days BUT it must be completed prior to the expiration of the 2 year period.
You should contact a med-mal attorney as soon as possible.
Your medical records will have to be reviewed to determine if you have a case.
At the beginning of the decade I received Lasik surgery from Dr. William Boothe. In the years that followed I began getting bad unexplainable headaches and sensitivity to light. It was only when I nearly failed to get my driver license renewed in ...
A medical malpractice case is NOT an option because the Statute requires the filing of a suit within 2 years.
You do not spell out the provisions of the guaranty that Dr. Boo the gave to you.
However, it is my opinion that the new Doctor would not be bound by Dr. Boothe's guaranty to you
My wife had surgery 4 weeks prior to having her appendix removed in San Antonio (we are not local and were there as tourists). The ER doctor pressed on her lower right of her abdomen and she had sharp pain so they proceeded to do a CT scan, then ...
Believe it would be very difficult to pursue a medical malpractice case based upon the facts you have described.See question
My brother was in nursing home. He is paralyzed from waist down. Got sick threw up several days before he was sent to hospital. Is now in ICU. Hole in esophagus where bile went through and into lungs. Do we have a neglect case against nursing home?
Suggest you obtain your Brother's records from the Nursing Home and have them reviewed by an attorney who is familiar with Nursing Home neglect and abuse cases. You should consider re-locating your Brother to another Nursing Home upon his release from the Hospital.See question
Sueing an attorney in MD for Fraud and Malpractice. We have tangible documented evidence of his negligence and breech of fiduciary duty and we have an expert witness. We took him to the Bar as well and got a Judgement against him to which he has r...
Suggest you talk to an attorney who specializes in legal malpracticeSee question
In 2007, I broke the bone in my left elbow. I went in the ER and had to have surgery. Well, upon completion of my surgery I was cast the wrong way. Basically instead of having my arm being extended straight down in cast to work up in therapy I was...
Believe the Statute of Limitations will prevent you from seeking recoverySee question
Recently decided to have my teeth redone, went to a clean new clinic on transit rd. They sent me on the 2nd visit to their affiliates office, the young dentist was not very professional, and pulled out a tooth that had a root canal & a crown. I as...
Suggest you try speaking to the Dentist responsible.See question
I AM IN A NURSING HOME BUT MY MONTHLY CHECK DOES NOT GO TO THE NURSING HOME
More information is needed ignorer to answer your questionSee question
I had a dermal filler done in the nasolabial folds and 2 days later my nose turns black, I have significant swelling and yellow crusting on my cheek and upper lip. I went to the ER because my cosmetic doctor's phone was disconnected and was treate...
My opinion is that you will have a diffcult time proving medical malpractice.
Cosmetic cases are very difficult-also you signed a consent form that probably covers everything imaginable.