Medical Malpractice

Facilities in Minnesota are investigating Mycobacterium chimaera infections that may be associated with open-heart surgery using a heater-cooler device. Our Minneapolis law firm is accepting cases throughout the U.S. and is currently representing clients who want compensation and justice. Nationally, the median...

At least 15 cancer patients contracted Exophiala dermatitidis fungal infections after receiving port implants and IV medications from one New York City oncology clinic, according to an article in this week's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, a CDC publication. [caption id="attachment_27718"...

If sepsis is not quickly diagnosed, organs can shut down and gangrene can ravage limbs. The CDC has recently made an effort to make doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals aware of the need for sepsis evaluation. As part of...

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is putting hospital administrators and personnel on notice regarding its concern over rising numbers of preventable healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). According to its Vital Signs Report, not enough is being done to control the increasing prevalence...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/p00RzDXlzdY'] Our law firm is investigating an outbreak of Elizabethkingia in Wisconsin. The species of the outbreak strain has been identified by the CDC to be Elizabethkingia anophelis. To date, 59 people in Wisconsin have confirmed cases, and 18 of them...

Urgent Message about the Elizabethkingia Outbreak in Wisconsin Our law firm is investigating an outbreak of bloodstream infections in Wisconsin and Michigan caused by Elizabethkingia anophelis bacteria. To date (updated April 14, 2016), there are 59 confirmed cases in Wisconsin and...

A voluntary recall of morphine was issued because it was found to be "super-potent" and capable of causing serious injury or death. On February 16, 2016, FDA was alerted of serious adverse events in three babies associated with the use...

What is Noxafil? Noxafil (posaconazole) is used to help prevent people with weakened immune systems from contracting certain invasive fungal infections caused by Aspergillus and Candida. It is an antifungal medication available in two oral formulations: delayed-release tablets and an oral suspension. The...