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Claim for Injuries Caused by an Inappropriate Lumbar Puncture Procedure Heard in Court

The High Court in Dublin has heard details of a claim for injuries caused by an inappropriate lumbar puncture procedure prior to approving a €3.7 million interim settlement of compensation. Eleven-year-old Matthew McGrath was just seventeen months of age when

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Mother to Receive €25,000 Compensation for Delayed Surgery

A mother is to receive €25,000 compensation for delayed surgery after a court hearing in which the case against her consultant gynaecologist was dismissed. Honey Larkin brought her claim for delayed surgery compensation against her consultant gynaecologist Eddie Aboud and

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Woman Wins Claim for Medication Error during Surgery

A Philadelphia woman has won her claim for a medication error during surgery which resulted in permanent brain damage after she went into cardiac arrest. Jacqueline DiTore made her claim for a medication error during surgery following an elective nasal

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Support Group Unhappy at Proposed Symphysiotomy Compensation Settlements

The support group Survivors of Symphysiotomy have expressed their dissatisfaction at the government´s proposals for assessing symphysiotomy compensation settlements. Speaking at an emergency general meeting in Dublin, called to discuss a proposal for determining symphysiotomy compensation settlements suggested by Minister

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Woman to Receive Hospital Negligence Compensation for Surgical Procedure Error

A Nottingham woman, who was left with cerebral palsy after being starved of oxygen during a routine operation when she was a baby, has been awarded a six-figure settlement of hospital negligence compensation for surgical procedure error at London´s High

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Medical Negligence Claims Rise due to Increased Awareness

Increased awareness of patient rights has resulted in a dramatic increase in medical negligence claims against the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK. According to government figures, the number of claims made in the past five years has increased 5,697

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