MRSA Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus

MRSA Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus MRSA Definition: an infection caused by the staph bacteria that normally safely reside on the surface of human skin | What Does MRSA Stand For?

MRSA (Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus): Also known as “mercer.” This is an infection caused by the staph bacteria that normally safely reside on the surface of human skin. A minor opening in the skin can allow the staph bacteria to enter the body, causing an infection. It is commonly contracted in hospitals, even through basic procedures such as catheter insertion.

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What Should You Expect For A Five-Year Misdiagnosis Medical Malpractice Case?
27 aug
What Should You Expect For A Five-Year Misdiagnosis Medical Malpractice Case?

If your doctor misdiagnosed your medical condition for five years, you might have a right to collect damages for the harm you suffered. What to Expect in the Lawsuit Physicians pay for medical malpractice insurance to protect themselves when they get sued. These professional liability insurers have teams of lawyers who defend the doctors aggressively.

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Can You File A Malpractice Lawsuit For Kernicterus?
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Can You File A Malpractice Lawsuit For Kernicterus?

What is Kernicterus? Kernicterus is a rare but serious disease that causes brain damage in infants due to increased levels of bilirubin within their blood system. This disease typically results from jaundice that has gone untreated. Jaundice is a yellowing of the skin also caused by increased levels of bilirubin. Kernicterus will only develop if

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Maryland Physician Appealing Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Decision
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Maryland Physician Appealing Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Decision

On September 12, 2008, Arvia Johnson filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against Dr. H. Jeffrey Schwartz in Maryland, contending that the physician had committed negligence in an outpatient colonoscopy surgery. After a 5-day trial, the jury ruled in Johnson’s favor and he was awarded a settlement of $23,791.19 for his medical costs, as well as

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Jacksonville Man Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Over Negligent Cosmetic ‘Mommy Makeover’ Procedure

A 38-year old husband and father of two has filed a lawsuit against a Jacksonville area health facility, primary care physician, and plastic surgeon after his 39-year old wife passed away after suffering a blood clot in her lung. According to the Florida Times-Union, David Boon believes that his wife died as the result of

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