TITLE

Failure to diagnose fatal sepsis leads to $1.835 million verdict in New York

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Aug2008, Vol. 30 Issue 8, special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the $1.835 million verdict against a hospital due to the failure to diagnose fatal sepsis to a 52-year-old heavy equipment operator, who is suffering from severe pain in the right side of his lower back in New York.
ACCESSION #
33515915

 

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