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Who is responsible if a nurse couldn't get my IV to start and continued to put holes in my veins?

Medical malpractice is negligence. The hospital where the nurse is employed is liable for …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Do I have a medical negligence or malpractice case?

Medical malpractice is negligence. Negligence is the failure to exercise due care (that degree …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Doctor giving a minor shots without parental consent

In a non-emergency situation, a doctor may not administer shots, medicine, medical care, etc. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

If during treatment by my doctor, the laser machine malfunctioned and stopped so now my vision is worse that before, who at fault?

Both the doctor and manufacturer of the machine are liable. The doctor is liable …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 months ago

If I want to keep my tissue after it is removed during surgury but my surgeon claims that it is not legal, is this true?

The doctor is correct. Biological waste is a health hazard and the doctor and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 months ago