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Welcoming a new baby into the world is typically a joyous occasion. However, a trauma that results in a birth injury can have detrimental effects on a child’s life-long health and wellbeing. No family deserves to navigate the effects of a birth injury, especially if it was preventable. Here, the medical malpractice attorneys with Peter…

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What to Know About Pediatric Malpractice

Children, just like all patients, deserve high-quality care. When a pediatric patient is injured as a result of a medical professional’s actions, it is important that parents understand what avenues are available for seeking justice and compensation. Here, the Baltimore medical malpractice attorneys at Peter Angelos Law discuss what pediatric malpractice is and how to…

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Pregnancy and Medical Malpractice

Expecting a baby is often a time of joy for many. However, the added medical needs of an expecting mother can come with challenges. Poor medical care and doctors’ negligence can negatively impact women and babies before or during childbirth, with harmful and potentially fatal consequences. If you, your child, or a loved one were…

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How to Spot a Pharmacy Medication Error

The advancement of the pharmaceutical industry and the increase in available medications have helped countless people heal their ailments and mitigate their pain, and the right medications have the power to change lives. However, when an individual is prescribed or consumes the wrong medication, the effects can be detrimental. According to a report from the…

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Wrongful Death and Medical Malpractice: What You Need to Know

In the aftermath of a wrongful death case, the loved ones of the deceased are grieving and may be faced with serious financial burdens from funeral expenses and potentially lost income. However, families don’t need to feel helpless, as seeking compensation for wrongful death can help to bring the victim justice and provide financial support…

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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 a Baltimore medical malpractice attorney 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 Is the Difference Between Medical Negligence and Medical Malpractice?

When a patient receives medical care, certain standards must be met to ensure patients get prompt and proper medical advice, treatments, and procedures. If there is a deviation from these standards, then a patient may be facing issues like medical negligence or malpractice. Learn more about how medical negligence lawyers can help with your case…

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What Is the Average Birth Injury Settlement?

Millions of babies are born every year in the United States, with almost 70,000 of those births taking place in Baltimore, Maryland. Of those millions of babies, approximately one in every 9,000 is born with a birth injury, which could result in minor and temporary injuries or, tragically, in more serious and long-term injuries or…

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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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