There are over 20 million attendances at accident and emergency (A&E) departments each year.
Generally the reasons for bringing a claim against A&E are:
Have you/someone you know suffered because:
Failure To Diagnose Fracture in A&E – “Mr Z fell from his bicycle and injured his lower leg. The following day, his leg was painful, red and swollen. He therefore attended the Accident & Emergency department at his local hospital. No x-ray was requested or carried out and Mr Z was discharged later the same day with a diagnosis of cellulitis and a prescription of antibiotics.” Read the full case study here
MRSA – Client Receives Compensation – “Moosa – Duke Solicitors have recently secured compensation for a client in a claim for medical negligence against a hospital in Leicestershire” – Read the full case study here.
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