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Surgical errors may have life-changing consequences

Going through surgery can be a stressful experience, both for you and your family. Although medical professionals will usually do everything in their power to ensure you are treated well, the thought of undergoing an operation can still be disconcerting. For many people, all goes well and they make a full recovery from their surgery. However, sometimes errors occur and the consequences can be devastating.

These errors could be anything from a mistake in the administration of anesthesia to failing to adequately monitor a patient following their operation. Other cases may result in items being left inside a patient, as we have seen before. In some cases, the wrong procedure is performed entirely. Whatever the case, victims of such mistakes could have their conditions exacerbated, or even be left with long-term disabilities.

This sort of negligence should not be tolerated. Why should you suffer as the result of someone failing to do their job correctly? Sadly, many patients in Maryland end up doing just that. Although it is true that surgery often comes with its risks, medical professionals are expected to adhere to specific procedures and safety standards. If they fail to do so, then it is understandable that patients might wish them to be held accountable for their mistakes.

If you have suffered injuries as the result of such mistakes, you may find our page on surgical errors useful. Challenging those responsible and seeking compensation could offer you some peace of mind and may help you cover some of the costs incurred as a result of your injuries. Highlighting the mistakes of medical professionals is also a step toward preventing them harming others in the same way.

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Michael H. Bereston, Inc.
138 Main Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 2990
Annapolis, MD 21401

Maryland: 410-793-4554
Toll Free: 866-517-4037
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