Has Your Mirena IUD Moved?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | November 20, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
The Mirena IUD is one of the most popular contraceptives on the market and for good reason. It’s over 99% effective, lasts up to seven years, and is recommended by most gynecologists. But while Mirena seems to be tried and true, it’s not without its problems. On rare occasions, the IUD has been known to… read more
The Most Common Medical Errors
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | July 7, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
Medical errors can lead to allegations of medical negligence and medical malpractice. Sadly, when doctors and medical providers make mistakes, it can result in injuries and harm. Some sources believe that medical errors are the third leading cause of death in America, resulting in an estimated 440,000 deaths per year. Eight of the Most Common… read more
What is the Difference Between Medical Malpractice and Medical Negligence
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | June 4, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
Finding out that your doctor or medical provider made a mistake or error that caused you harm can be devastating. You trust your healthcare providers and expect them to provide adequate care. Whether you are seeking medical treatment for a specific condition or are going in for an annual physical, you deserve competent, skilled treatment… read more
Can I Seek Compensation for Emotional Distress Caused by a Doctor?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | May 25, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
If you sustained injuries because of a doctor’s medical negligence or medical errors, you could sue the doctor for medical malpractice. In your lawsuit, you can demand compensation for the injuries and damages caused by medical malpractice. Examples of the types of damages in a medical malpractice claim include: The cost of treating the injuries… read more
Causes and Symptoms of Caput Succedaneum
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | March 31, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
Many different injuries can impact newborns. Pregnancy alone is fraught with potential ailments, and the birthing process can be traumatic for both mother and baby. One of the birth injuries you should be aware of as an expecting parent or new mother or father is caput succedaneum. This relatively harmless and common condition is caused… read more
Causes and Symptoms of Cephalohematoma
Craig Rosenbaum | February 17, 2021 | Medical Malpractice
While the birth of a baby is always a joyous occasion, it can be heart-wrenching for parents to learn that their baby has suffered a birth injury as a result of negligence. In cases of cephalohematoma, that can be exactly what happened. Cephalohematoma is a pooling of blood beneath the scalp. It occurs during the… read more
Can I File a Dental Malpractice Claim?
Rosenbaum & Rosenbaum, P.C. | December 22, 2020 | Medical Malpractice
Dental care is essential to whole health. Proper dental care generally involves effective brushing and flossing and routine cleanings. Most dentists perform comprehensive evaluations, including X-rays, periodically. There are times when dental care is necessary for serious conditions. Procedures like tooth extractions, cavity fillings, root canals, or oral surgeries are sophisticated. When sophisticated requirements exist,… read more
What is the Difference Between Express and Implied Consent?
Craig Rosenbaum | December 11, 2020 | Medical Malpractice
When it comes to medical procedures, many doctors, in an attempt to protect themselves from medical malpractice lawsuits, will make sure they receive express consent before operating on you. Express consent often means that a patient has signed waivers or other documentation clearly giving the doctor authority to perform a surgery or operation. While express… read more
IV Infiltration and Complication Attorneys
Craig Rosenbaum | November 21, 2020 | Medical Malpractice
Many people are not familiar with IV infiltration, but they are familiar with IVs if they have been in the hospital or a family member has been in the hospital. Most people admitted to the hospital require intravenous (IV) therapy. Outpatient facilities and some physicians’ offices use IVs too. IVs infuse liquid directly into a… read more
Common causes of traumatic brain injuries
Craig Rosenbaum | March 30, 2020 | Brain Injury
According to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC, the most common causes for brain injuries are falls and motor vehicle accidents. Overall, falls were the leading cause of traumatic brain injuries, accounting for just over 52% of them. The second leading cause was motor vehicle accidents, which accounted for 20% of… read more