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Case Law Update: Complaint in Medical Malpractice

Cookson v. Price, No. 3-08-0669 (8/1//09) reversed and remanded a medical malpractice action against physical therapy assistant, complaint dismissed as initial Section 2-622 report from physical medicine and rehabilitation physician found non-compliant with Section 2-622. Trial court erred in dismissing complaint, and denying Plaintiff’s motion to amend complaint with new section 2-622 report from physical therapy assistant. This Illinois case will impact medical malpractice.