Chicago Emergency Room Error Lawyers
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Emergency rooms are busy and hectic places. They are full of critically injured people, with many different types of injuries and illnesses. An emergency room doctors number one priority is to stabilize patients and make sure that all major organ systems are functioning and working properly. Emergency room (ER) doctors must maintain an understanding of all body systems, and they are often forced to make split-second decisions with little or no understanding of a patient’s medical history.
The circumstances in the emergency room environment can be very difficult. Despite this, physicians, nurses and other ER staff and medical professionals are still expected to practice a certain level and standard of medical care. There are mistakes and negligence that can be prevented. These mistakes on the part of these medical professionals can lead to catastrophic injuries and even wrongful death.
We work with highly qualified, independent medical experts to help us uncover the truth as to what really happened. We will aggressively pursue compensation for you and your loved ones.
ER Doctor Errors, Mistakes And Misdiagnosis – Chicago, IL
ER physician’s failure to complete a thorough physical examination of each patient can result in serious injuries that could have been prevented.
For example, our attorneys represented a young boy whose testicular torsion was misdiagnosed in the emergency room. He later lost his testicle. We also represented a client whose appendicitis was misdiagnosed in the ER. Her appendix ruptured and surgeons had to remove a large portion of her colon as a direct result. We also represented the family of a man who went to the ER with heart palpitations and was told to stop drinking caffeine. Sadly, he died three days later.
Ray Gupta & Associates helps victims with a broad range of ER errors, including:
- Failure to admit patient to the hospital
- Failure to order appropriate diagnostic tests
- Failure to call in specialty physicians
- Medication errors
- Misdiagnosis of a stroke or other serious condition
- Treatment delay
- Contaminated blood transfusions
- Failure to properly monitor a patient’s well-being
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