emergency room care

  

DVT and pulmonary embolism diagnosis, treatment, and medical malpractice

Formation of venous blood clots is the top cause of death and disability in hospitalized patients

read more

Radiology malpractice: The danger of interpreting a CT or MRI without talking to anyone about the patient

When a doctor orders a scan and does not talk to the radiologist, important information can be left out

read more

When is vertigo or dizziness a sign of a medical emergency?

Vertigo can be an early sign of a life-threatening cerebrovascular problem

read more

Anchoring bias can affect emergency room diagnosis and treatment

Incorrect information provided by ambulance crews and prior providers can have an undue influence on physician and nurse decision-making

read more

Patients are endangered when clinical and ER doctors do not communicate with radiologists

Many doctors order x-ray, CT, or MRI scans without providing much patient information to radiologists and then do not review the images themselves

read more

For Texas emergency medical malpractice, it matters where the care began

Emergency medicine malpractice is complicated and twisted under Texas law, but our experienced medical malpractice attorneys can help you sort it out

read more

Houston, Texas stroke malpractice attorney/lawyer explains how to find the best stroke hospitals

Find the best stroke hospital closest to you on our list of every stroke center in Texas

read more

Lawsuit alleges freestanding ER and trainee doctor cause girl’s death of bacterial meningitis

Resident physician diagnoses patient with ear infection, but five hours after discharge it was too late to save her

read more

Houston-area hospital ER doctor misdiagnoses and discharges car wreck patient, causes paralysis

It is needlessly dangerous for physicians to skip steps in the diagnosis process

read more

New study: Three things emergency rooms can do to prevent suicide

Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S., but psychiatric and behavioral care in Houston is sometimes lacking

read more

CONTACT NOW

Discuss your case with an attorney.

Copyright ©2018 Painter Law Firm. All rights reserved.