Plaintiffs Allege Failure to Assess Severity of Condition; $11.5 Million Verdict in Illinois

Bachman, Radha V.; Gruszka, Suzanne; Rosenblatt, Lynn
March 2011
Healthcare Risk Management;Mar2011 Supplement, p1
The article discusses and analyzes a case of a 30-year-old pregnant woman who sued the emergency room (ER) physician, surgeon, and the hospital for medical malpractice and alleged failure in assessing severity and urgency of the her abdominal pain which resulted in an intestinal transplant.


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