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How Often Is a Malpractice Lawsuit Successful?

Modern medicine saves lives every year, and we all benefit from the medications, surgical procedures, and other types of treatments currently available. But unfortunately, the outcome of medical intervention isn’t always successful, and people do sometimes suffer because a doctor or nurse acted negligently. In Baltimore, you can file a malpractice lawsuit if you were…

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How Much Does It Cost to Sue Someone for Medical Malpractice?

Have you experienced medical malpractice in Baltimore? It’s important to get a qualified lawyer on your side. When you work with a medical malpractice law firm, here’s what you can expect in terms of the cost of your claim. Ask a Medical Malpractice Law Firm: How Much Does It Cost to Sue Someone for Medical…

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Medical Malpractice: What Qualifies as Misdiagnosis?

When you go to your doctor with concerns about your health, you trust that they are going to be able to correctly diagnose your injury or condition. However, if your doctor or other medical professional fails to provide a proper diagnosis, you could potentially suffer long-term damage as a result. Here, the Baltimore medical malpractice…

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The Most Common Emergency Room Errors

  Most visits to an emergency room are unplanned—patients are often arriving with serious conditions and entrusting the team of doctors and nurses there to help save their lives. However, when mistakes occur, patients can be seriously harmed or injured. Here, the team of Baltimore medical malpractice attorneys at Peter Angelos Law provides insight into…

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10 Biggest Pharmaceutical Settlements

As consumers, we trust that the pharmaceuticals we take are safe and effective. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Throughout the course of history, many large pharmaceutical companies have reached substantial settlements with individuals and their families after some pharmaceuticals were found to have harmful and unforeseen side effects. Here, the pharmaceutical liability attorneys…

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What are Marketing Defects in Product Liability?

As consumers, we trust that the products that we buy and use are safe– both in their design and how they are marketed to us. Manufacturers of products and providers of services can be held liable for injury, damage, or economic loss suffered by a consumer as a result of all aspects of the product…

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What Is the Definition of Medical Malpractice? 7 Things to Know

When you’ve experienced a negative outcome to your medical treatment, you might face both financial and health-related consequences. Depending on the situation and what caused the issue, you could hire medical malpractice lawyers in Baltimore and claim compensation. However, you must prove that you had a doctor-patient relationship, that the professional violated their duty of…

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What to Know About Groundwater Contamination and Your Safety

Groundwater is heavily relied on in the United States. In fact, over 50% of the country relies on groundwater, according to the Groundwater Foundation. While water is essential to life, it can become life-threatening if contaminated. Here, the experienced environmental attorneys at Peter Angelos Law provide insight into potential sources of groundwater contamination and what…

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What Does Not Qualify as a Medical Malpractice Case?

Medical malpractice can occur for a myriad of reasons. However, a worsening condition or a procedure gone wrong does not always equate to a legitimate medical malpractice claim. Here, the Baltimore medical malpractice attorneys with Peter Angelos Law further explain what does– and doesn’t– constitute as a medical malpractice claim.   What Does Qualify as…

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Why You Should Always Have a Lawyer Deal With the Doctor’s Insurance Company

Medical malpractice happens when a doctor, nurse, or other type of healthcare professional fails to uphold their duty of care and harms you in the process. This could be a surgical mistake, misdiagnosis, administering the wrong kind of medication, or even nursing home abuse. When you claim compensation for your injuries, you will need a…

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