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Medical Malpractice

Medication Error

When Is a Medication Error Worth Suing Over?

Medication errors are disturbingly common in the United States. At least one well-respected study determined that over 1.5 million people are injured or killed by medication errors each year. These errors include mistakes made in prescribing and admi… Read More
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Nurse Malpractice

When is Poor Nursing Care Really Malpractice?

“Doctors cure, but nurses care,” goes an old saying. The reality is that while doctors write the orders, nurses carry out much of the treatment, monitoring, and record-keeping in hospitals and nursing homes. Most nurses take their work very serio… Read More
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Cancer Diagnosis

Should My Cancer Have Been Caught Earlier?

It’s the diagnosis no one wants to hear: cancer. Almost everyone has had a friend or family member diagnosed with some form of the disease. But when the diagnosis is yours, your head is probably swirling with questions: What’s the treatme… Read More
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Doctor Ethics

When a Medical Professional Crosses an Ethical Line

We expect our doctors to have a certain level of medical skill, knowledge, and competence in their fields. When we speak of “medical malpractice,” we tend to think of doctors who are deficient in one of these areas. But what about doctors whose s… Read More
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Surgery Malpractice Paralysis

Did My Surgeon's Negligence Cause My Paralysis?

It’s a patient’s nightmare: waking up after a surgery to find that something has gone terribly wrong. High on the list of dreaded outcomes is paralysis, whether of a small part or a large area of the body. If you’ve had surgery, and… Read More
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Stroke Diagnosis

Could My Stroke Have Been Detected Sooner?

Maybe you experienced symptoms, like numbness, vision problems, an extreme, sudden headache, Perhaps a friend or family member noticed that you were slurring your words and insisted you go to the hospital. No matter how you came to seek medical help,… Read More
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Portland Oregon Water Birth Injury Attorneys

Understanding the Risks of Water Birth

For nine months, expectant parents dream of the life-changing moment their child will enter the world. They spend that time learning and preparing to give their child the best start, and the best life possible. Some parents conclude, often relying on… Read More
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OB/GYN Malpractice

Did My OB/GYN Commit Malpractice?

Your relationship with your obstetrician or gynecologist is a professional one, but given the nature of the care you receive, it’s important that you feel personally comfortable and have a deep level of trust in your doctor. While your relation… Read More
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Breast Cancer Misdiagnosis

Breast Cancer Diagnosis: Understanding the Standard of Care

Breast cancer, as we often hear, strikes one in eight women during their lifetime. You’d be hard pressed to find someone who hasn’t had a friend or relative diagnosed with breast cancer—or been diagnosed herself. Because so many of us h… Read More
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Misdiagnosed Heart Attack

Should My Doctor Have Known I Was Having a Heart Attack?

Each year in the United States, around 750,000 people experience a heart attack. Also known as a myocardial infarction, a heart attack can be a terrifying experience. Often, however, symptoms of a heart attack are subtle and can be mistaken for somet… Read More
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Portland, Oregon, medical malpractice and personal injury attorney James Hu… Read More

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Rhett Fraser devotes his legal practice exclusively to helping people injur… Read More

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Jason Cohen is a litigation attorney who practices plaintiff’s personal i… Read More

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