Broken neck during birth causes permanent injuries

March 2007
Healthcare Risk Management;Mar2007, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p2
The article deals with the verdict of a jury on the case of a 25-year-old pregnant woman diagnosed as high risk for obstetrical and delivery complications and delivered her child with injuries resulting to permanent disabilities. The jury's verdict ruled a $28.3 million settlement including $2.8 million in punitive damages.


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