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Patient breaks leg, cuts forehead in fall from bed – $310,000 Verdict (access required)

A 91-year-old female nursing home patient was allowed to fall from her bed to the floor. As a result of the fall, she sustained a forehead laceration and a non-displaced left femur fracture. The forehead laceration required 10 sutures. No surgery was required for the femur fracture. Before the fall, the patient was ...