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X-Ray Leads to Medical Malpractice Case

A jury awarded a man’s widow after deciding that a man had died due to medical malpractice. A hospital failed to read a man’s x-ray which would have allegedly prevented him from having an aortic aneurysm. The widow won $2.185 million for the medical malpractice. Protocol at the hospital was for the emergency room physician to review the x-rays before sending them to a radiologist. According to the complaint, this never happened which led to medical malpractice.

Read more about the medical malpractice case here.