TITLE

Failure to perform emergency C-section leads to $38.5 million verdict in Connecticut

AUTHOR(S)
Gatto, Jon T.; Delaney, Blake J.
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jun2008 Legal Review, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a court case wherein the plaintiff filed a medical practice complaint against the hospital and the physician in Connecticut for the non-performance of emergency Caesarian section, which resulted to a verdict in favor of the hospital but the physician paid $38.5 million damages.
ACCESSION #
35200031

 

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