TITLE

California Jury Awards $12M to Woman With Brain Injury From Air Rifle

AUTHOR(S)
Bachman, Radha V.; Rosenblatt, Lynn
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jul2010 Supplement, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the decision of a jury in California to award 12 million dollars to the case of a 22-year-old woman with a brain injury due to an air rifle bullet who was taken to an emergency department (ED) of a hospital but failed to receive emergency service despite the urgency of her condition.
ACCESSION #
52194857

 

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