Martin Memorial Birth Complications
Recently, USA TODAY investigated billing codes and determined Martin Memorial, our local hospital, has higher than average birth complication rates. What does this mean for you?
Are Nurses a Safe Substitute for a Doctor?
Legally, it is questionable if the ARNP has the necessary training to diagnose since they did not attend medical school. Many times the diagnosis could be wrong because the doctor did not actually conduct the examination of the patient.
Is a Nurse Practitioner as Good as a Doctor?
A recent trend that can be seen in many doctor's offices is the increased prevalence of nurse practitioners. What is a nurse practitioner? Should you be seeing the nurse or your doctor? Are you at greater risk?
America's Opioid Crisis Facts
Opioids: this word alone can cause many negative sentiments to arise in people because of the devastating effects that the improper prescribing of these harmful substances can cause. According to an article in The New York Times, this August President Trump officially acknowledged the opioid epidemic as a national emergency.
When Surgery Becomes a Nightmare
Imagine this: you go in to have surgery, and the surgery for your original problem goes fine; however, you come out of the surgery with an entirely new issue. Unfortunately, doctors make mistakes and there is a possibility for a medical mistake to lead to a completely different set of problems for a patient. These problems could range from being minor and treatable at home to something more serious that results in a serious medical condition or requires another surgery or ultimately, leads to that patient’s immediate death.
Florida Medical Malpractice Cases Impacted by U.S. Supreme Court
The Southern Baptist Hospital of Florida, which is based in Jacksonville, took their case to the U.S. Supreme Court after the Florida Supreme Court ruled that the disputed records (those of malpractice incidents) must be disclosed. The U.S. Supreme Court declined to take up the appeal.
Early Discharge from Hospitals
No one wants to stay in the hospital longer than necessary, but serious problems can arise when patients are discharged too soon. Learn more from experienced Stuart FL medical malpractice attorney Gloria Seidule.
Educate Yourself About Robotic Surgeries
Robotic surgeries are often touted as a safer option, but no medical procedure is completely without risk. Stuart FL malpractice attorney Gloria Seidule discusses the potential pitfalls and how you can help protect yourself.
Patients Lose Vision after Stem Cell Shots
Stem cell shots offer promise, but can often result in vision loss, heart failure arthritis and more. Did a procedure go wrong for you? Call personal injury lawyer Gloria Seidule today.
The Silent Killer: Opioid Abuse and the Elderly
Opioids are prescribed to the elderly more than any other age population. If you or a loved one have been victim of medication negligence, call the Law Office of Gloria Seidule for a free consultation.
C-Sections Procedures Concerns| Stuart | Florida
C-sections can cause birth injuries and risks occur during this type of delivery as a direct cause of medical slipups and negligence. If you or your child have suffered an injury. call Gloria Seidule today.
Colonoscopy Medical Mistake
Colonscopies can carry serious complications and risks when performed incorrectly, and are sometimes even done unnecessarily. If you've suffered injury or complications related to a colonscopy, call Personal Injury Lawyer Gloria Seidule.
Gallbladder Surgical Mistake
You were told your gallbladder surgery would be a simple, routine operation. But it wasn't, and the result was complications, subsequent surgeries and medical bills. Call me! I can help.
Medical Malpractice News Update
4th District Court MRSA appeal update. Doctors and Staff Miss a Bleeding Spleen Causing Death. Florida Medical Malpractice Attorney.