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Malpractice and Misdiagnosis: What’s the Link?

When clients seek a Florida Medical Malpractice lawyer, it’s more than likely they've become the victim of a doctor's mistake.

Misdiagnosis can become a form of Medical Malpractice. Medical dramas and social media don't adequately depict the horrors of what happens when a doctor fails to recognize a stroke or performs an unnecessary surgery. When clients seek a Florida Medical Malpractice lawyer, it’s more than likely they've become the victim of a doctor's mistake. What happens when Misdiagnosis occurs? There are some instances where doctors fail to order correct testing or provide a pattern of substandard care. Remember to check a doctor's reviews prior to seeking their care, if possible. Google Reviews and ZocDoc can tell patients a lot about the physician....

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What is a Stroke Misdiagnosis Case?

Suffering a stroke is extremely serious and can result in permanent injury or death. This Shaked Law Firm article provides insight on stroke misdiagnosis.

Strokes have fatal outcomes when misdiagnosis occurs. Medically, the definition of a stroke is "a sudden death of brain cells due to lack of oxygen." When a stroke occurs, there is an interruption of blood flow going to the brain. This results in abnormal functioning such as paralysis and brain damage. These symptoms can become fatal in cases of stroke misdiagnosis. The cause of a stroke can be one of two things: an artery that ruptures, or a blockage in brain vessels. Misdiagnosis is extremely serious and can result in legal consequences. This Shaked Law Firm article provides insight on litigation...

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Are Birth Injuries a Form of Medical Negligence?

Within this Shaked Law Firm article, we explain exactly why Medical Negligence resulting in birth injury causes lifelong harm to both mother and baby.

When it comes to medical negligence, it’s not always a surgical error or misdiagnosis. In fact, these only make up a small amount of Medical Malpractice claims. There are the some instances where a surgical tool is left inside the patient’s body. Other times, a surgeon performs a procedure they're not familiar with. While these result in serious bodily injury to the patient, they are uncommon. However, there are more frequently, cases where the victim is too young to fight for themselves. In birth injury cases, Medical Negligence is exponentially heinous. When a doctor and their staff fail to...

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CRPS and Medical Negligence: is There a Link?

What is the link between Medical Negligence and CRPS (formerly RSD)? Shaked Law Firm explains Medical Negligence resulting in CRPS.

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome  affects every victim who suffers from it differently. Although no less painfully. Doctors estimate that 90% of those with a diagnosis of CRPS suffer from Type I (without visualized nerve injury). The remaining 10% of victims of this suicide-inducing disease suffer from Type II (with a determinable nerve injury)....

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