Medical Malpractice Questions
What are the most common types of anesthesia errors? Could my doctor’s intentional extension of treatment have caused long-term effects? Can a damage cap affect my settlement amount? How can I protect my child from medical mistakes in the hospital? What is the cause of cerebral palsy, and how can a Maryland medical malpractice lawyer help me and my family? Is filing a medical malpractice claim difficult to do, and is it worth the frustration that comes from dealing with hospitals and insurance companies? I recently gave birth at a local Maryland hospital and a medical student performed some of my exams. What should I do if my loved one was in the hospital, and I think the treatment that he was given was wrong? Do hospital doctors always know what’s best for every patient? Is a hospital allowed to decline medical treatment to sick individuals needing medical care? What rights do patients have if they are injured as a result? How do I know if I’m the victim of a prescription medication error, and why do I need a lawyer if I do take the wrong medication? What does the term “reasonable standard of care” mean, and how does it affect my Virginia medical malpractice case if I’m injured while receiving medical care? I recently had a horrible reaction to some medication that was prescribed by a medical intern, and had to be hospitalized. Can I sue a medical intern to seek compensation for medical bills? My wife is an EMT in Fairfax—can she be sued for Virginia medical malpractice if she inadvertently injures a victim while she is responding to an accident? When I sign a consent form prior to surgery, am I waiving my rights to pursue a Washington, D.C. medical malpractice lawsuit if I am injured? I’m not very knowledgeable on medical practice; how do I prove my Washington, DC medical malpractice case to the judge? I was recently injured in a Bethesda medical malpractice incident, but am unsure what I would gain by filing a suit. What do I get out of filing a medical malpractice case? What makes an injury that I sustained a Washington, D.C. medical malpractice case?