After deliberating for less then an hour a Virginia Beach Circuit Court jury returned a verdict of just under $2 million against a physician at Chesapeake General Hospital. The plaintiff alleged that the obstetrician mismanaged the baby's shoulder dystocia by applying excessive traction to the baby's head resulting in Erb's palsy. The child suffered serious injuries including avulsion of nerve roots at one level and ruptured nerve roots at multiple other levels.
- June 22, 2010 11:10 AM
More Birth Complications During the Night
A recent study of more than 700,000 births found that...
- June 20, 2010 11:24 AM
Cerebral Palsy Dads
In honor of father’s day please enjoy the story of...
- June 18, 2010 11:12 AM
iphone App for Children with Cerebral Palsy
The following video features an iphone app to assist children...
- June 16, 2010 10:49 AM
Cerebral Palsy and Jaundice: $6.5 Million Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
Last month a Jury in Delaware handed down a $...
- June 11, 2010 12:51 PM
Cerebral Palsy and Infection: Birth Injury Lawyer Obtains $29 Million
Last month a jury returned a verdict of $29 million...
- Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Lawyer Blog (Robert D'Iorio)