Patient Advised To Have Unnecessary Hip Replacement Surgery When More Suitable Treatment Should Have Been Offered
We represented the Claimant in relation to her claim in damages arising from injury and loss sustained following a contraindicated total hip replacement.
Compensation For Poor Surgical Care During Surgery to Remove Tumour in Salivary Glands
Failure to Check and Monitor Pressure Sores: Compensation Awarded For Negligent Care
A claim in damages arising out of substandard clinical care whilst the patient underwent vascular surgery in the First Defendant’s Hospital, before being transferred into community care at home with the Second Defendant’s community nurses, and then into the care of the Third Defendant’s Hospital. As a result, the patient suffered grade 4 pressure sores to sacrum and feet.
Ulnar Nerve Cut During Laparoscopic Surgery: £152K Compensation Awarded For Negligence
Clinical negligence claim brought by the claimant for damage to ulnar nerve which resulted in permanent paralysis and pain of the claimant’s left arm and hand.
Failure to Diagnose a Thumb Infection in Diabetic Patient Leading to Thumb Amputation
Legal action following a failure to appropriately diagnose and treat a thumb infection in a diabetic patient leading to amputation of the client’s thumb.
Serious Delay in Follow-Up Consultations After Foot Surgery: Compensation Awarded
Failure to Explain Risks of LASIK Eye Surgery: £47K Compensation
Legal action following failure to provide information regarding risks of ophthalmic surgery and obtain the client’s informed consent to LASIK laser surgery.
Negligent Induction of Labour and Emergency C-Section: £300K Compensation Awarded
Delay in Treating DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) Resulted in Serious and Lifelong Consequences
Failure to Refer Patient to Trans Ischaemic Attack Clinic Resulted in Severe Stroke
Young Mum Given Unnecessary Total Hysterectomy: Awarded Six Figure Compensation
Client’s Vein Damaged When Cannula Inserted Negligently
Nephrostomy Tube Incorrectly Inserted in Kidney: £12K Compensation Awarded
Nursing Staff Negligent When Transferring Patient to a Bed Following Surgery: £9K Compensation
Failure to Explain the Risks of Refractive Lens Exchange Surgery: £21K Compensation Awarded
Negligent Hospital Care Following Breast Augmentation Surgery
Negligent Surgical Repair of a Third-Degree Perineal Birth Tear: Compensation Awarded
The Claimant suffered a third-degree perineal tear during childbirth. She underwent birth tear repair surgery which was performed negligently and further corrective surgery was required a week later.
Negligent Care During Childbirth Resulted in Unnecessary Total Hysterectomy: £250K Compensation
Legal action following negligent treatment during birth resulting in an unnecessary total hysterectomy.
Misdiagnosis of a Child’s Elbow Injury: £100K Compensation Awarded
Delay in diagnosis of an elbow injury. But for the negligence, the Claimant, who is a minor, would not have sustained any significant damage to his elbow joint and avoided the need for any further surgeries.
Negligent Delay in Diagnosis of Slipped Upper Femoral Epiphysis (Hip) Condition: £250K Awarded
Legal action following significant, negligent delay in the diagnosis of a slipped upper femoral epiphysis (hip).
Risks of LASEK Eye Surgery Not Explained to Client
Compensation For Negligently Performed Hernia Repair Surgery
Compensation For the Failure to Diagnose a Brain Tumour: £350K Expected Payout
Delayed Diagnosis of an Infection after a Kidney Transplant Results in Sepsis, PTSD and Nerve Damage
Delayed Diagnosis of Kidney Stones Results in Loss of Kidney
The claimant brought a claim for clinical negligence following the delayed diagnosis of kidney stones which led to the claimant losing her kidney.