Medical Malpractice: Injury During Intubation
Jim successfully represented a client who suffered a severe injury during an intubation with a breathing tube. The patient suffered massive blood loss as a result of the injury and nearly died. She remained in a nursing home for five months, and needed a breathing tube for over a year. The issues in the case where whether the anesthesiologists was negligent in placing the intubation tube and the extent of the patient's harm from this injury.
Practice area(s): Medical Malpractice