2017-06-22T21:51:54+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Lawsuit for Fungal Meningitis Infection from Epidural Injection for Back Pain

Thousands of epidural injection patients across the country are being notified that they were treated for back pain with steroid medication that is now associated with an outbreak of fungal meningitis (Aspergillus and Exserohilum) that has 119 CDC-confirmed cases in 10…

2017-06-22T21:52:56+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
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Steroid Recall Due to Meningitis and Stroke Risk

The New England Compounding Center (NECC) has issued a recall of certain lots of steroid injection after reports of fungal meningitis (from Aspergillus fumigatus, Exserohilum and possibly other fungi) and stroke associated with the product, methylprednisolone acetate infection. The outbreak of fungal…

2017-01-04T09:34:36+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
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Minnesota Lawyers for Lawsuit against St. Cloud Hospital for Infection from IV

Attorney Fred Pritzker and his Bad Bug Law Team are investigating a 2011 outbreak of bacterial blood infections associated with a health care worker diverting narcotics from intravenous (IV) bags. Fred and our other infectious disease lawyers can be reached…

2017-09-05T13:09:38+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
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Reports of Serious Disability and Death by Minnesota Hospitals between October 7, 2010, and October 6, 2011

Minnesota hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers and community behavioral health hospitals must report certain serious adverse health events to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). In 2011, the eighth year of reporting, the total number of events reported under the law…

2016-10-06T20:57:19+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Number of Pressure Ulcers (Bed Sores) and Wrong Procedures Increases in Minnesota Hospitals

The number of pressure ulcers (bed sores) and wrong procedures in Minnesota hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers and community behavioral health hospitals increased in 2011, according to the eight annual adverse health events report released today by the Minnesota Department of…