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What Kind of Injuries Can Trigger a Malpractice Case?

We recently looked at what is considered medical malpractice in Ohio.

We now would like to look at the type of injuries that can trigger a malpractice case in our state.

In the state of Ohio, medical malpractice can include claims for:

  • birth injury caused during labor and delivery
  • brain damage from a variety of errors
  • surgical errors of all kinds
  • failure to diagnose a heart attack
  • a delay in the diagnose of cancer of any kind
  • medication overdose or errors in dosage
  • negligence causing respiratory or cardiac arrest
  • nursing negligence
  • hospital negligence and leaving behind surgical instruments, sponges or towels inside a patient’s body.

If you feel that you have a potential medical malpractice claim, contact Steve Crandall,  a top rated medical malpractice lawyer in Cleveland.  Steve is available to help answer your medical malpractice questions and guide you in determining your best next steps.

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