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The Opioid Epidemic’s Hidden Hospital Costs

Hospital losses from increasing medical negligence claims are among the opioid epidemic’s hidden costs. The opioid crisis has overtaxed hospitals throughout Pennsylvania and across the country, increasing the potential for malpractice claims against hospital physicians, [...]

2018-03-02T12:47:33-04:00Categories: Opioid Litigation News|

Instances of Unneeded Surgery

Unneeded surgery (operation) incidents number in the tens of thousands every year in the United States, according to a study reported in 2013 by USA Today. Many of these unneeded surgical procedures cause severe and [...]

2019-05-15T10:56:50-04:00Categories: Medical Malpractice|

Accutane

Accutane is an acne medicine, made by Hoffman-La Roche Inc., Accutane use has been linked to serious illnesses including: Crohn’s Disease-symptoms include abdominal pain, diarrhea, mouth sores, vomiting, weight loss, rashes and eye inflammation Inflammatory [...]

2018-02-09T15:31:10-04:00Categories: Archived/Inactive|

Paxil Related Birth Defects

Paxil is an antidepressant, manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, used for the treatment of depression and other psychiatric disorders. Since its release in 1992, the warning label for Paxil has changed to reflect the risk of birth [...]

2016-08-30T18:17:09-04:00Categories: Archived/Inactive|