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Mother files suit against Houston hospital over son's post-transplant injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 2, 2018

HOUSTON – A Florida woman alleges her adult son is now a spastic triplegic as a result of a heart transplant at a Houston hospital.

Patient alleges permanent lung damage after procedure at Southeast Texas Cardiology

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 2, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Jefferson County woman alleges that she suffered permanent lung damage as a result of a 2016 procedure.

Harris County individual files suit against physician over allegedly failed surgery

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 27, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman alleges she is unable to walk after a surgery.

Reversed: Negligence claim against St. Joseph Medical Center from man who was shot by security

By Elizabeth Alt | Jun 26, 2018

HOUSTON – On June 21, the 1st District Court of Appeals issued a ruling to reverse a man’s negligence claim against St. Joseph Medical Center.

Supreme Court sides with appellate court in medical malpractice case over woman's death

By Charmaine Little | Jun 25, 2018

AUSTIN – The Supreme Court of Texas upheld a ruling by the Court of Appeals for the 14th District of Texas in a medical-malpractice case over a woman's death.

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A dissident emerges in Pennsylvania's opioid litigation: Lehigh Co. claims its case has been highjacked

By John O'Brien | Jun 22, 2018

The fight for control of Pennsylvania’s opioid litigation is not over, as Lehigh County is not happy that its case has been grouped in with more than 30 others and that lawyers it previously rejected have been tasked with overseeing the proceedings.

Kyle woman alleges physician created hole in heart during surgery

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 21, 2018

HOUSTON – A Kyle resident is seeking more than $1 million in monetary relief from a Houston physician over allegations he unnecessarily created a hole in her heart during surgery.

Parents allege infant was injured during delivery at Medical Center of Southeast Texas

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 20, 2018

BEAUMONT – Jefferson County parents allege that their minor child was injured during delivery at a Port Arthur hospital because of the use of a vacuum extractor.

Representative files negligence suit against Grace Care Center at Northpointe

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 19, 2018

HOUSTON – An estate representative alleges his decedent was not provided professional services at a Tomball nursing home.

Family members file suit against three Texas physicians over man's death

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 19, 2018

BEAUMONT – A nurse practitioner and two doctors have been named in a suit by the widow and children of a man his family claims died from unsafe hormone doses.

Lawsuit asserts hospital responsible for patient's fatal fall from bed

By John Suayan | Jun 13, 2018

HOUSTON – Attorney Elijah Gooden, III has filed a lawsuit against Memorial Hermann Healthcare System on behalf of the estate of a man who reportedly perished in late 2016 while under its care, per recent Harris County District Court records.

Mother files suit against UTMB at Galveston over alleged fetal monitoring issues during labor

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 13, 2018

GALVESTON – A mother alleges her child suffered developmental delays because a fetal monitor was not properly applied during labor.

Harris County parents file wrongful death suit against Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, doctors

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 11, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County couple has filed a wrongful death action against several physicians and Clear Lake Regional Medical Center over the death of their infant son.

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