TITLE

Botched removal of pacing wires leads to verdict of $5.5 million

AUTHOR(S)
Capozzola, Damian D.; Terrence, Jamie; Gratiano, Angelina
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jan2013, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the decision of a jury to award $5.5 million to the daughter of a patient who died after the pacing wires in her chest was removed which caused fatal internal bleeding.
ACCESSION #
93416814

 

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