Tag: medical negligence

    Foreign Objects Left in Patients during Surgery — What are Your Rights?

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    New Jersey surgeons rely on a variety of tools while working on patients. Most of these tools should be removed from the patient’s body by the time surgery has ended. When foreign objects are left behind, there can be major health problems and legal ramifications.

    Medication Errors Leave Patients in the Dark

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    According to a recent report, patients are often not told when a hospital makes a mistake with their medications. The research indicates that hospitals inform patients about a medication error in only 2 percent of occurrences.