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Regrettably, too many patients and their families suffer after delays in diagnosis or treatment of myocardial infarctions.  Myocardial infarctions are also known simply as “heart attacks”.  A heart attack can occur when blood flow through one or more of the...
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Some Hospitals Deny Responsibility for Medical Malpractice in Their Own Emergency Departments Most people who visit a hospital emergency department believe that the physicians, nurses and physician assistants who treat them are employees of the hospital.  However, that’s often not...
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Medical Malpractice Lawsuits, Verdicts and Settlement Values Many medical malpractice lawsuits result from delays in diagnosing and treating patients suffering acute compartment syndrome.  Compartment syndrome is an emergency medical condition that can result in paralysis, limb loss or death, if...
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[caption id="attachment_5955" align="alignright" width="800"] © 2021 Missy Timko Photography. www.missytimko.com[/caption] With great excitement we announce a changing of the guard at Meyers Evans Lupetin & Unatin. Effective July 1st, 2021, our law firm will continue on as Lupetin & Unatin,...
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How much do you trust your doctor’s prescriptions? A lot? Great, that is ideal. Now - how much do you trust his handwriting? How much do you trust the 22-year-old scribe who transfers the doctor’s charting? And how much do...
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Should I have had a cesarean section? Was my baby injured because I did not have a cesarean section? Did my doctors wait too long to perform my cesarean section?   As birth injury lawyers we regularly hear these questions asked by mothers...
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Brendan Lupetin, Gregory Unatin and firm founder Jerry Meyers* represented the Miller family in a medical malpractice lawsuit against Tyrone Hospital in Blair County, Pennsylvania. After three years of litigation the case came to trial in the Court of Common...
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We are proud to announce that three of our attorneys have once been recognized for inclusion in the 27th Edition of "Best Lawyers in America©" for the following areas of practice: Charles Evans: Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs Brendan Lupetin:...
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Surgical Procedure In Process
We all know that surgery can be scary. You have little control over when and where the procedure will take place. You completely give up control when you accept general anesthesia. You may feel that you have limited control over...
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Nearly everyone who visits a medical facility experiences errors, inconvenience, or aggravations at some point in time. Most of these create a minor annoyance. You go home, grumble to everyone in hearing distance, and then move on. But sometimes medical...
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