Because so many people lack access to a dentist, you should be prepared to alleviate pain and treat broken, loosened, or displaced teeth.
As a nurse, the patient had access to many informal opinions. Would a proper evaluation have led to a quicker diagnosis?
Perhaps the patient had a viral infection or metabolic disorder. But her symptoms pointed to something more urgent.
Plaintiffs will have to prove by “clear and convincing” evidence that the health-care provider committed negligence.
Surgery is required for a woman whose right ventricle was perforated by the tip on the lead of her permanent pacemaker.
The Arizona Supreme Court has upheld a law that sets the minimum qualifications for expert witnesses in medical malpractice cases.