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Medical Malpractice

Failure to Warn of Breast Cancer Treatment Side Effects

When you’re diagnosed with breast cancer, one of the first things you want to know is what your treatment options are. You may be in such distress from your diagnosis that you have only one concern: which treatment is going to be the most effec… Read More
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What Does Standard of Care Mean?

You may have heard the phrase “standard of care” in connection with medical treatment, and particularly in connection with medical malpractice actions. What does standard of care mean when we say that a medical professional has not uphel… Read More
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Risks of Essure and Other Birth Control Implants

The quest for safe, reliable, convenient birth control has led many women to Essure and other birth control implants. Essure came on the market in 2002, and seemed initially to offer all of those benefits. Unlike the birth control pill, it didn’… Read More
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What is Sepsis? And What Causes It?

You may have heard the word “sepsis,” or the equivalent term, “septic shock” on a medical drama, and understood instinctively by the urgency in the TV doctor’s tone that sepsis is a serious matter. In fact, it can be a d… Read More
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Radiology Mistakes in Cancer Diagnosis

Receiving a cancer diagnosis is devastating. Perhaps the only thing more devastating is receiving the wrong diagnosis. Radiologists play a large role in the diagnosis of most types of cancer. Radiology errors can lead to a patient’s losing a ch… Read More
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Categories: Medical Malpractice

Negligently Performed Gastric Bypass: Know the Risks

Many of us know someone who has lost a great deal of weight through gastric bypass surgery. The benefits can be tremendous for those who are considered “morbidly obese” and have been unable to lose enough weight by less drastic means. Peo… Read More
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Do Doctors Miss Heart Attack Signs in Women?

When you picture a heart attack, what do you see? Chances are, something like a scene depicted in countless movies and television shows: a man clutching his chest, his face contorted in pain as he crumples to the ground. Certainly, in that scenario,… Read More
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Oregon Hip Replacement Lawsuits

More than 300,000 hip replacements are performed in the United States every year. Almost always, people undergo hip replacement because pain from arthritis or other causes is limiting their ability to live life the way they want to. Often, patients s… Read More
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Birth Injuries Due to Forceps or Vacuum Extractor Misuse

The use of forceps in the delivery of an infant can be lifesaving under some circumstances. Under others, though, forceps are used inappropriately, and cause more harm than they prevent. If forceps were used in the delivery of your baby, and you or y… Read More
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Do Electronic Records Lead to More Medical Mistakes?

There’s no doubt that the increase in electronic record keeping in medicine has had many advantages for doctors and patients alike. Care providers can update and share records quickly and efficiently, often leading to better care for patients.… Read More
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Portland, Oregon, medical malpractice and personal injury attorney James Hu… Read More

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Todd Huegli is an experienced Portland, Oregon medical malpractice, persona… Read More

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Rhett Fraser is a native Oregonian who devotes his legal practice to helpin… Read More

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