Liable Parties in Birth Injury Lawsuit
December 6, 2019
In bringing a birth injury suit, the first question that plaintiffs ask is who they can hold liable for injuries suffered by infants during childbirth. A claim of negligence or medical malpractice for birth injuries may be brought not only...
What Is Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy?
October 1, 2019
When an infant’s brain fails to receive sufficient blood and oxygen, it can result in a dangerous condition called Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy or HIE, which requires immediate medical attention. HIE occurs in about two to three full-term births in every 1,000....
Serious Conditions Tied To Head Trauma At Birth
September 4, 2019
Head trauma during delivery may result in a number of serious conditions for newborn infants. During a difficult delivery, the infant’s head is particularly vulnerable as it is the first accessible part of the infant for medical professionals, unless the...
How to Prepare for Your Birth Injury Consultation
August 2, 2019
If your child suffered a birth injury and you believe that it could have been caused by the negligence of one or more of the medical professionals who provided care to him or her during labor and delivery, you may...
Birth Injuries Caused by Delayed Cesarean Births
July 1, 2019
During labor and delivery, the medical professionals continuously assess the health of the baby and the mother, as well as the progress of labor. When a situation arises in which it appears that the health of the baby or mother...