When complications arise during the birth of a baby, the result can be heartbreaking injuries to the infant or the mother. Birth injuries are some of the most devastating personally and financially and are often complicated to prove. These injuries can be extensive — impairment of motor function, muscle control, muscle coordination, muscle tone, reflex,… Read more >
There has been a significant reduction in the number of medical malpractice actions brought in Connecticut in the last 10 years — but those cases that are brought reveal important details of common medical errors. They ultimately promote patient safety and lead to beneficial institutional change. A 2005 law requires that before a medical malpractice… Read more >
STAMFORD — A jury yesterday ruled a city obstetrician must pay $38.5 million to the family of a baby born with cerebral palsy in what may be the state’s largest medical malpractice award ever.