Tag: surgical injury compensation

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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Cosmetic Surgery Compensation Claims in Doubt Following Surgeon´s Death

The success of two cosmetic surgery compensation claims are now in doubt, after a High Court judge allow the Medical Defence Union to withdraw from the actions following the death of the defendant. Cosmetic surgeon Mr Samy Malhas died earlier

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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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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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Surgical Injury Compensation Awarded Following Hysterectomy Negligence

A woman, who sustained both physical and emotional trauma due to the negligence of a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, has been awarded €438,000 in surgical injury compensation following a court hearing. Cynthia Kinsella, aged 52, from Dublin, underwent the operation

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