Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Vet Dies from Lethal Drug Combination

Chris Anglesey was a 32 year old U.S. Army veteran who was awarded a Bronze Star after he was partially disabled when his vehicle was hit by a rocket propelled grenade on its way to helping a downed helicopter. He suffered traumatic brain injury and post traumatic stress disorder, which he was being treated for at the George E. Whalen Veterans Administration Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. After surviving war, medical malpractice lawyers are now fighting to get his widow compensation for his death after a medication mistake. VA Hospital Doctors Did Not Monitor Drug Combination Last year Anglesey went to the VA hospital after he tripped … [Read more...]

Medical Malpractice Attorneys Warn About Medication Errors in Infants

Unfortunately, medication errors occur in hospitals far too often. In adult patients, these mistakes can cause a variety of problems, but in children and infants, the slightest variation from the prescribed dosage can be fatal. As medical malpractice attorneys , we see these unfortunate cases all of the time and want to remind new parents that infants are much more vulnerable when it comes to medications and need to be monitored closely. Family Sues after Infant Dies from IV with 60 Times the Ordered Sodium Dose Fritzie and Cameron Burkett have filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against Advocate Lutheran General Hospital for the death of … [Read more...]