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1 April 2021 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Compensation recovered from Pennine Acute Hospitals Trust for delayed treatment of post-operative infection

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Our client brought an action against Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for treatment provided to him in relation to delayed treatment of a post-operative infection in May 2015.

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1 April 2021 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Compensation recovered from South Manchester hospital for negligent treatment of fractured wrist

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Our client brought an action against University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust for personal injury and consequential losses as a result of negligent treatment he received at Wythenshawe Hospital on 8 April 2014.

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2 March 2021 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£100k in damages for 40-year-old who developed sepsis after the birth of her child

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The claimant, a 40-year-old woman, received damages for the injuries she suffered as a result of the failure of the staff employed by the defendant trust to diagnose and treat infection with Streptococcus group A following the delivery of her child. As a result of the negligence she suffered sepsis leading to myositis and a blistering skin rash; and underwent total hysterectomy with salpingo-oophorectomy. She also developed post-traumatic stress disorder and a depressive episode of mild severity.

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2 March 2021 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£250k for 39-year-old who suffered sepsis after negligent maternity care

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The claimant, a 39-year-old woman, received damages for the injuries she suffered as a result of the failure of the staff employed by the defendant Trust to diagnose and treat infection with Streptococcus group A following the delivery of her child. As a result of the negligence she suffered sepsis and kidney failure requiring admission to ITU; and underwent total hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy. She also developed post traumatic stress disorder.

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6 January 2021 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£3000 for delayed diagnosis of spinal subluxation by North Bristol NHS Trust Hospital

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£3,000 compensation recovered from North Bristol NHS Trust for pain and suffering caused by a three month delay in correctly diagnosing spinal subluxation.

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6 January 2021 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£40,000 for negligent treatment of pressure sore at Southmead Hospital

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£40,000 compensation for the estate of a deceased 71 year old man in a claim against Bristol North NHS Trust for the negligent treatment of a pressure sore.

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6 January 2021 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Compensation for negligent treatment resulting in diabetic coma

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£800 compensation recovered from North Bristol NHS Trust for a woman who fell into a diabetic coma as a result of being discharged prematurely from hospital.

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4 December 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£51,000 for failing to notice laceration to the bladder during caesarean section

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A 25-year-old woman was represented by Ben Lees; she received £51,000 in compensation for the injuries she sustained during her caesarean section at the Whittington Hospital.

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4 December 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£450,000 for negligent advice to undergo a total abdominal hysterectomy

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A 35-year-old woman was represented by Ben Lees; she received £450,000 in compensation for the injuries sustained when she was negligently advised by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust to undergo a total abdominal hysterectomy.

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1 December 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

Brain injury claim settled for over £3.5m against multiple hospitals

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A man, represented by Paul Rumley, successfully sued 4 Defendants, (1) Barts Health NHS Trust in London; (2) Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; (3) Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and (4) Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust in London, in an action for failure to diagnose his unusual cobalamin C deficiency condition.

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1 December 2020 0 Comments Posted in Case Studies, Medical Negligence

£70,000 settlement for woman who suffered avoidable injuries during childbirth at Lewisham Hospitals NHS Trust

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The claimant, a 30-year-old woman, received £70,000 for the injuries sustained during childbirth. She suffered an avoidable fourth degree perineal tear. Despite repair surgery she suffered from flatal incontinence, faecal urgency and faecal leakage.

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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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