Enrique Garcia Sanchez went to the hospital in severe pain and was admitted after being diagnosed with pancreatitis. A month later, he could not swallow, and Dr. Essam Quraishi inserted a feeding tube. That’s the moment everything changed. According to an LA Times article, the feeding tube that Quraishi inserted “accidentally pierced Sanchez’s colon and led to a fatal infection.” His death certificate identified “sepsis and peritonitis due to a tube-perforated colon” as the cause of death.
Being seriously injured due to someone’s negligence is undoubtedly a horrible experience.
We go to the hospital to have medical conditions diagnosed and treated. The last thing you expect is to suffer additional injuries.
What is a Risk Manager? Whose Side Are They On? Risk managers work in hospitals and other medical facilities. The goal of risk management is to do exactly what the title suggests—to manage the risk faced by the medical facility and its staff. Specifically, risk managers are responsible for handling ...
The Myth of the Frivolous Lawsuit Do people really sue just to make a buck? Most of us have heard the term “frivolous lawsuit” tossed around. We’ve all heard the one about the judge who sued his dry cleaner for millions of dollars because the cleaner lost the judge’s pants. Ridiculous. But ...
It is important to know the views of the candidates in Presidential elections as well as elections at the state and local levels. Medical malpractice laws have an impact on the amount of compensation a victim receives. I spend a lot of time talking with prospective clients about why they do ...
Ridiculous AIDS drug price increase just one of many examples of pharmaceutical greed Have you heard of Martin Shkreli? By now, many of us have. He’s the Turing Pharmaceuticals Founder and CEO who made headlines with a 5,000% overnight price increase on the AIDS drug Daraprim, raising the cost from $13.50 ...
In Medical Malpractice, we’re not fighting for the money, we’re fighting for what it represents for you and your family, and for every potential victim of negligent healthcare At The Eisen Law Firm, our Cleveland medical malpractice attorneys have focused exclusively on medical malpractice law since 1976. That’s a really long ...
The Pervasive Problem of Securing Expert Medical Testimony for Injured Malpractice Plaintiffs Medical malpractice cases are complex, often hinging on complicated medical evidence. These cases require extensive expert opinion and testimony that can only be given by qualified, practicing physicians. However, obtaining this expert testimony is more difficult than one might ...
The Eisen Law Firm just settled my case, now what? Step-by-step guidance throughout each stage of the legal process even after your case is won Navigating the complex legal system is often a daunting prospect, but you don’t have to face the uncertainty alone. At The Eisen Law Firm, our Cleveland medical ...