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Doctor Disciplined Over Chastising Patient

A Chicago doctor was fined $500 after being accused of chastising a woman in labor with her fifth child and refusing to give her pain medication. According to the medical malpractice civil lawsuit filed by the woman, the doctor failed to give her pain medication because he was angry with her for not calling him first. The doctor even allegedly told a nurse that the woman deserved the pain for not calling ahead. Rush University of Chicago suspended the doctor after reviewing the allegations.

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