When people get sick or suffer injuries, they place their trust in medical professionals to help speed their recovery. Most of the time, medical professionals act with the utmost care and do whatever they can to help their patients. Sometimes, however, medical professionals violate their duty to provide competent care and, through their actions, cause the injury or death of a patient. FindLaw’s Medical Malpractice News is the leading online source of timely news about medical malpractice, including developments in the law and major medical malpractice cases. FindLaw also provides medical malpractice articles by attorneys that can help those who have experienced an injury as a result of a medical professional’s negligence.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lab-coat clad physicians rallied at the Missouri Capitol while lawmakers endorsed a measure Wednesday seeking to reinstate limits on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice lawsuits.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama (AP) — The Alabama Supreme Court has upheld a jury's $3.2 million medical malpractice judgment involving a Montgomery hospital.
The court ruled Friday that the university-affiliated Health ...