Success Stories

 

 

Death of Baby through negligence at birth

Posted By admin - 27 September 2018

Our clients, Mr and Mrs X, sadly lost their baby, Y soon after birth as a result of errors with the birth. Mrs X went into labour.  She was taken to theatre for an assisted delivery, failing which a caesarean section would have been undertaken. The doctor tried to deliver baby Y using ventouse suction, however applied a number of…

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Failure to identify and treat a heart attack

Posted By admin - 12 September 2018

Moosa-Duke Solicitors have successfully settled a claim made by the family of Mr C Deceased. The claim arose out of the treatment that the Deceased received following his attendance at Leicester Royal Infirmary (A&E) with a complaint of chest pain. Following his arrival, the Deceased suffered a Cardiac Arrest and required resuscitation. He was then admitted into hospital. However, a…

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Successful Claim Against Hospital Trust Following Failures in Management of Patient Care

Posted By admin - 16 August 2018

Moosa-Duke Solicitors succeeded in a claim on behalf of the Executors of the Estate of Mr X, who suffered a deterioration in health whilst an inpatient under the care of a Hospital Trust.  His health worsened further after being discharged to an unsuitable residential home, where he ultimately died. On the advice of his GP,  Mr X was admitted to…

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Moosa-Duke Helps Claimant Recover Damages for Extravasation Injury

Posted By admin - 06 August 2018

We successfully concluded a claim for our client who suffered an extravasation injury following the administration on an anti-sickness drug, Cyclizine, which was administered through a cannula. The nurse administering the drug missed the vessel into which it was intended and the drug went into the surrounding tissues instead. Despite our client being in extreme pain, it took the hospital staff…

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Failure to diagnose Pneumonia and MRSA

Posted By admin - 30 April 2018

Our client, Mrs X, sadly lost her daughter, Y (a minor) aged 4 as a result of a failure to diagnose pneumonia and MRSA. On 23.07.13, Y was seen by her GP practice as a result of vomiting and a temperature for the preceding 24 hours. Mrs X was advised to take Y to the hospital should her symptoms fail…

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