Tag: medical malpractice


Medical Errors are No. 3 Cause of Death in U.S.

By: Michael Raff, Esq. Researchers from Johns Hopkins analyzed medical death rate data over an eight year period. They have calculated that more than 250,000 deaths per year are due to medical error in the U.S. Their analysis was published May 3, 2016 in The BMJ. The report, authored in part by researcher, Martin Makary,
  • medical malpractice
  • Posted by Daniel Levy  Posted on 16 Jun  0 Comments
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Published Appellate Opinion on Medical Malpractice Jury Charge

As previously reported, Raff and Raff represented the Estate of Keisha Flood in a complex medical malpractice and wrongful death case. The case went to trial towards the beginning of 2012. During trial, settlements were reached with most of the defendants and the case proceeded against the remaining doctor. The allegation was that the radiologist
  • medical malpractice, personal injury, wrongful death
  • Posted by admin  Posted on 18 Jun  0 Comments
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