Defendants failed to properly monitor the progress of plaintiff’s labor including: not performing follow-up internal examinations; not augmenting labor with pitocin; failing to accurately interpret fetal heart monitor strips; failing to diagnos... Read More
Plaintiff suffered brain damage as a result of a hypoxic event which occured after cardiac surgery. While in the hospital neonatal unit, a nurse improperly positioned an intubation tube. This resulted in decreased oxygenation to the brain and cerebra... Read More
Child suffered severe brain damage as a result of medical malpractice which occurred during prenatal care. Physician noted in chart the likelihood of pre-mature birth, yet no treatment was rendered to the mother prior to delivery. Case was tried by c... Read More
The plaintiff was a 12 year-old passenger in an automobile involved in a highway accident with a truck. She sustained an L1 and L2 lumbar vertebral fracture dislocation requiring a successful posterior spine fusion and bone graft. The settlement incl... Read More
Plaintiff was a passenger in a van when the driver of the vehicle lost control, striking a series of fixed objects, due to an improperly designed and constructed roadway. The plaintiff sustained a spinal cord injury and partial paralysis. The settlem... Read More
$790,000 – Lead Exposure. Infant plaintiff who resided in apartment for approximately four years developed blood-lead levels consistently measuring in the mid twenties. His parents noted behavioral issues as a toddler and he was diagnosed with ... Read More
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Due to its skyrocketing popularity over the last decade, everyone has heard of yoga. We know it involves bending and contorting one’s body, and that there are special pants and a mat that people carry. But what is it really? Yoga is defined as a spiritual and ascetic discipline derived from Hinduism that includes breath … Read more
Being born with cerebral palsy is a serious matter. That is, unless you’re talking to Chris Fonseca. If you ask him what his life has been like as someone who lives with cerebral palsy, you’ll probably end up laughing and then change your mind about the subject. That’s because Fonseca is a “stand-up” comedian who … Read more
Sandy Oeverman was working as a lifeguard at a community pool that was particularly popular among senior citizens. One repeat visitor to the “senior swim time” caught her particular attention for the way he changed from the beginning of the pool session to the end. Sandy writes on brainline.org: “His posture was bent and his … Read more