Medical malpractice occurs when an individual suffers injury or death due to the negligence or incompetence of a medical professional.
According to the American Medical Association, medical malpractice directly contributes to 225,000 deaths every year. In addition, medical malpractice often leads to significant injuries which can leave survivors with life-altering debilitation.
Among the most common forms of malpractice observed in the medical community are:
- Misdiagnosis or Delayed Diagnosis
- Childbirth Injuries
- Medication Errors
- Anesthesia Errors
- Surgery Errors
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