- Independent Duties Hospitals Owe Patients: Direct Liability for Medical Malpractice
- Skin Antiseptic Chlorhexidine: Defense against Infection Comes with Risk
- Is Stillbirth Medical Malpractice Success Directly Proportional to Weeks of Pregnancy?
- Are Medical Lien Prices Evidence of Reasonable Value of Medical Services?
- Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal: Minimally Invasive Procedure with Significant Risks
Monthly Archives: December 2014
Sometimes, getting disability benefits from an employer’s plan under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) can feel like a battle. But in a recent case, the Fourth Circuit United States Court of Appeals reminded us that it should not … Continue reading
According to a March 2014 report by the American College of Nurse-Midwives presenting the most recent data from the National Center for Health Statistics, certified nurse-midwives (CNMs) and certified midwives (CMs) attended 313,846 births in 2012. This represents 7.9% of … Continue reading
Recently, a California appellate court issued the first substantive appellate decision in a case involving transvaginal mesh. The California Court of Appeal for the Fifth District affirmed the Superior Court of Kern County’s entry of a $3.6M judgment on a … Continue reading