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Plaintiff, 72, lost bladder function following knee surgery — $542,000 settlement (access required)

This case involves a patient who suffered a permanent bladder injury due to nursing negligence. The plaintiff was an otherwise healthy 72-year-old man who had a total knee replacement. Before the surgery he was on no medications and very active. The surgery itself was uneventful. The plaintiff had last urinated about two hours before the procedure. Following ...