The woman was treated for complications from Crohn’s disease. When the nurse realized that she was having trouble breathing and experience numbing, she was taken to the hospital where her condition worsened. While at the hospital, both of her legs were amputated above the knees and a finger on her left hand.
After coming to a verdict, the woman hopes that her story will prevent any catheter-related bloodstream infections in home-care settings with others.
Nursing home abuse and medical malpractice lawsuits can be similar, in the sense that the person may be injured mentally or physically due to the negligence of the professional. If you or someone you love has been a victim of nursing home abuse or malpractice, contact an attorney immediately.
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