Multi-Million Dollar Medical Malpractice Verdict
Merez v. Tuality Healthcare, Multnomah County Case No. 1212-16439
Plaintiff was taken to the Emergency Room at Tuality Hospital after suffering an apparent stroke. While there he came under the care of Defendant - a neurologist. Two days later Plaintiff was released from the hospital without an MRA or CTA to determine the cause of the stroke. No testing was done to rule out serious, life-threatening conditions such as basilar artery stenosis. After being home for 48 hours, Plaintiff had another, more significant, stroke. He was rushed back to the hospital and Defendant's care. This time . . .
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