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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MRSA Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus - Frequently Asked Questions

If You Prove Your Doctor Violated ‘Standard of Care’, Do You Win Your Case?
19 mar
If You Prove Your Doctor Violated ‘Standard of Care’, Do You Win Your Case?

Proving your doctor violated a “standard of care” is a major hurdle to clear toward winning your medical malpractice case, but it is not all that is required to be awarded damages. You first must prove that your doctor owed you a standard of care to begin with, and you must demonstrate that by violating

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18 aug
Is X-Ray Overexposure Considered Medical Malpractice?

Since their implementation within the medical field, X-Rays have been an important diagnostic tool for medical professionals. Being able to view an image of the internal structure of a patient is an invaluable aid for both diagnostics and operative care. X-rays use radiation in order to produce an image. While all radiation is dangerous in

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MRSA Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus - News Articles

01 jun
Idaho Jury Finds Urgent Care Clinic Liable for Man’s Paralysis; Family Awarded $7.96 Million

Shane Ackerschott could no longer ignore the intense pain coming from his back. He knew he’d injured himself while moving freight at his job. But he didn’t want to admit that it was bad enough for an emergency room visit. He also didn’t know the extent of the damage. In November 2014, however, the pain

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Four Juries Side with Plaintiffs
27 sep
Four Juries Side with Plaintiffs

Four recent medical malpractice lawsuits – whose original incidents date back as far as six years – have been decided in favor of the plaintiffs. Loss of Husband to Bad Diagnosis An Alabama woman who lost her husband in 2008 was awarded $4 million by a jury in Walker County. Donna Hallmark claimed in her

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