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

Capozzola, Damian D.; Terrence, Jamie; Gratiano, Angelina
January 2014
Healthcare Risk Management;Jan2013, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p1
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.


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