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HTMLNew Study Finds Antibiotic Treatment for Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in Children May Not Be Necessary
Jennifer L. Keel; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 9, 2014, previously published on August 29, 2014
An analysis conducted by researchers at the University of Rochester in New York found antibiotic treatment for Mycoplasma pneumoniae is often given to children with community-acquired lower respiratory tract infection (CA-LRTI), but it may not be beneficial.

 

HTMLNew Research Suggests 10 Percent of Heart Attack Patients May Also Have Diabetes
Jennifer L. Keel; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 9, 2014, previously published on August 29, 2014
A new study performed by researchers at Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute found more than 10 percent of people who suffer a heart attack may have undiagnosed diabetes, according to a statement from the American Heart Association.

 

HTMLMortality Rate Higher For Some Following Urology Surgery Complications
Jennifer L. Keel; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 9, 2014, previously published on September 8, 2014
There could be increased mortality rates with the shift from in-hospital to outpatient procedures for urology surgeries, according to a new study from researchers at Henry Ford Hospital in Michigan. However, that's not all the study revealed.

 

HTMLWomen May Not Need a Yearly Pelvic Exam
Jennifer L. Keel; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 9, 2014, previously published on August 22, 2014
New guidelines from the American College of Physicians state there's no need for women to undergo yearly pelvic exams, and recommends physicians not perform the procedure.

 

HTMLHigher Risk of Death When Surgeries Performed In Afternoon or On the Weekend
Jennifer L. Keel; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 9, 2014, previously published on August 27, 2014
Researchers at the Charite-University Medicine in Berlin, Germany, have found patients have a higher risk of surgery-related deaths when their procedures are performed in the afternoon or on the weekend, according to a statement by the European Society of Anaesthesiology.

 

HTMLOne Third of Patients Receive Unnecessary Knee Replacement Surgery, Study States
Jennifer L. Keel; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 9, 2014, previously published on August 25, 2014
A new study states a third of patients who receive total knee replacement surgery do not actually need the operation. Researchers reviewed medical data on 175 patients, and after assessing their information such as knee arthritis, pain and stiffness in the joint, found 60 of the patients, or 34...

 

HTMLObamacare: Potential Effects on Future Damages in Medical Malpractice Litigation in Pennsylvania
Sean D. Callaghan, Steven J. Forry; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 28, 2014, previously published on September 1, 2014
On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the Affordable Care Act or ACA), Pub. L. No. 111-148, 124 Stat. 119 (2010) into law. Commonly referred to as “Obamacare,” it is generally considered the most significant statutory reform of the...

 

HTMLDental Malpractice and the Standard of Care
Hall Booth Smith P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 14, 2014, previously published on August 7, 2014
A dentist owes a legal duty to those persons with whom she has a dentist/patient relationship. This relationship is the basis of her legal obligation to reasonably treat and care for her patients. So what establishes a dentist/patient relationship?

 

Adobe PDFBallot Initiative Number: 1606: "A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing"
Ryan Anderson, Darryl A. Ross; Wroten & Associates, Inc.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 6, 2014, previously published on Summer 2014
On October 10, 1911, California became the tenth state to adopt the voter initiative process. This process allows for Californians to petition to have new laws enacted or changes made to the California Constitution. This form of direct democracy gives the people the ability to create new laws or...

 

HTMLMedical Malpractice: Strict Compliance with the Missouri Health Care Affidavit Statute is a Must
Laura J. Bettenhausen; Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice, L.L.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 23, 2014, previously published on June 16, 2014
In a procedurally convoluted case entitled Mayes v. St. Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City, the Missouri Supreme Court has issued a straightforward warning to medical malpractice plaintiffs: strict compliance with the health care affidavit requirement of Mo.Rev.Stat. § 538.225 is mandatory....

 


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