Torn tendon results in $1.2 million settlement

March 2009
Healthcare Risk Management;Mar2009 Legal Review & Commentary, p3
The article provides information on the case of a 56-year-old man, who was awarded by a jury of an amount of $1,278,000, after suing a treating hospital who allegedly failed to diagnose a torn extensor tendon which resulted to his suffering from a carpal tunnel syndrome.


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