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Two reasons why a headache is a red flag symptom after lumbosacral spine surgery

Lumbar or sacral spine surgery places patients at a risk for hemorrhagic stroke, even more so if the surgeon punctured the dura

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What you should know about certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNA) and anesthesia medical malpractice

Registered nurses with additional anesthesia training are lobbying for more authority to handle complex anesthesia cases independently

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Intubation, extubation, and anesthesia medical malpractice

Learn the life-threatening mistakes made by some anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs)

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Class action lawsuit highlights problem of surgery center infections

Many outpatient ambulatory surgery centers aren't staffed to provide proper infection control or to handle emergency complications

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Inexperienced surgeon uses robotic equipment, patient dies

Learn what you should do to make sure your doctor or surgeon is competent

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Why are incompetent, dangerous doctors still allowed to practice medicine in Texas?

Texas law shrouds in secrecy hospital investigations into bad physician outcomes and conduct

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Are outpatient ambulatory surgery centers are as safe as hospitals?

Learn the questions that you should ask before deciding where you will have your surgery

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What happens when your physician doctors (alters) your medical records?

Wrongful death lawsuit uncovered that surgeon accessed patient's records "on a number of occasions" after her death

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New research: Surgical center colonoscopy infection rate is 1,000 times greater than previously thought

Before having a colonoscopy, ask your doctor how the reusable equipment is cleaned

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Painter Law Firm files medical malpractice wrongful death lawsuit against surgeons at Providence Health Center, in Waco

Medical expert: Delayed diagnosis & treatment of punctured stomach after hernia surgery causes infection, sepsis, & death

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