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Patient has pancreas removed after gall bladder operation – Defense Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff, then age 71, was admitted to Southampton Memorial Hospital on May 15, 2004. A diagnosis of gallstone pancreatitis was made and the defendant was consulted regarding a possible cholecystectomy. After consultation with a gastroenterologist, the defendant decided to ...

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Medical Malpractice – Subpoena – Attorney-Client Privilege (access required)

A med-mal plaintiff cannot have documents from the physician-president of defendant doctor’s current practice group that are protected by the work-product doctrine, including e-mail communications between the president, defendant and defendant’s lawyer, but plaintiff may subpoena materials not covered by ...

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Patient dies four days after aortic valve surgery – Defense Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff’s decedent was her 18-year-old daughter who suffered from a ventricular septal defect (VSD) with aortic insufficiency and suspected aortic valve incompetence. She sought care from the defendant, a cardiothoracic surgeon, who recommended an elective procedure to correct those problems. ...

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