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30 November 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£350,000 for incorrect gastric procedure at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital

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The claimant received a lump sum of £350,000 following injuries sustained arising out of an incorrect gastric procedure carried out The Royal Glamorgan Hospital.

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Over £10m in compensation for cerebral palsy claim against Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Richard Coleman details a successful claim for medical negligence against the John Radcliffe Hospital, after negligent treatment at birth resulted in life-changing cerebral palsy.

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£150,000 for negligent gastric band treatment at Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

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The claimant received £150,000 following a failure by Barnet General Hospital in London to properly treat her gastric band.

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£120,000 for fatal cardiac negligence claim against University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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The widower of a 66-year-old lady received £120,000 following the death of his wife of congestive cardiac failure, aortic valve stenosis and bicuspid aortic valve and aortic co-arctation.

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29 July 2020 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence, Opinion

The Government’s “Better Health Strategy” is a good start, but mustn’t forget about those affected most severely by obesity

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Richard Coleman, head of our specialist bariatric surgery claims team, writes on the latest obesity-tackling plans from the Government.

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26 May 2020 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence, Opinion

Five post-bariatric surgery suggestions for eating well during lockdown

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Dr Mabel Blades, a Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist who has experience working with bariatric surgery patients, gives her tips for post-surgery diet in lockdown.

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18 February 2020 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence, Opinion

Study reveals more footballers are suffering from heart problems – is it time for more screening?

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Every week 12 young people die from sudden cardiac death. Is it time to start screening young adults for potential cardiac issues more often?

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10 June 2019 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence

The unseen challenges of living with diabetes

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Diabetes is one of the most prevalent diseases in the UK and those suffering from it have to implement a strict ongoing regime to manage their condition. But what toll does this take on the individuals that have to live with this condition on a daily basis? And what can be done to change this?

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1 November 2018 0 Comments Posted in Factsheets, Medical Negligence

Negligent Weight Loss Surgery

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12 October 2018 0 Comments Posted in Videos

Jamille Matt on cardiac issues in the Football League

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1 January 2018 0 Comments Posted in Factsheets, Medical Negligence

Children’s claims – Fact sheet

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30 March 2016 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence

£750,000 awarded to our client for mis-managed limb ischaemia

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Richard Coleman, Partner in our Oxford office, successfully sued a hospital trust for their negligent failings in caring for our client who was admitted to hospital with a diabetic leg in poor condition.

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