Medical Malpractice

4 Common Examples of Medical Malpractice and What You Should Do If You Witness It

medical malpractice lawsuit in Arkansas July 14th, 2015

How do I Know if there was Medical Malpractice? If you witness any instance of medical malpractice, you have the legal rights and protections to take action and file a lawsuit. By working with a medical malpractice lawyer, you can receive the expert guidance you and your family need to win your case. You may…

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Why a Misdiagnosis May Not Mean You Have a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

December 23rd, 2014

If you or a loved one is dealing with the aftermath of a doctor’s misdiagnosis, then you might understandably be considering the option of filing a medical malpractice lawsuit. After all, a misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis can result in major health complications and, in some cases, death. Unfortunately, not all instances of misdiagnosis are legal…

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FALLING THRU THE REGULATORY CRACKS: COMPOUNDING PHARMACIES

October 4th, 2013

Compounding pharmacies are facilities where pharmacists and technicians prepare special pharmaceutical compounds for patients with unique needs.  They differ from regular drug stores in that they have the equipment necessary to formulate and prepare specific compounds that doctors prescribe for patients with illnesses that warrant treatments that are not available from your local drug store. The problem with these outfits stem from the fact that…

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Medical Malpractice by Doctors Still Practicing Despite Prior Errors

September 16th, 2013

USA Today published in August the results of an investigation which showed that thousands of medical doctors continue to practice despite the fact they committed errors or used misjudgment treating patients.    While this problem is national and thus not confined to Arkansas it does raise many issues about what happens if the one of those doctors who have already been alleged to have mistreated a…

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