A jury awarded a brain-damaged child $7.4 million against her doctors while she was a newborn. The jury found that the child’s doctors were negligent when they failed to promptly treat an infection the child developed. The child’s medical malpractice attorneys claimed it took eight hours before the child was treated for the infection. The failure to treat the infection resulted in brain damage. The child’s mother, an emergency room physician herself, claims she repeatedly questioned the child’s doctors but was ignored.
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