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Birth Injury Lawyers<br />           By: Duffy & Duffy Medical Malpractice Law firm<br />*All the  content on the slides a...
Birth Injury and Medical Malpractice<br /> Some children who born with disabilities their                          parents...
      HOW DO I KNOW IF THERE WAS MALPRACTICE?Some diagnosis/treatment errors — and which may indicate medical malpractice:...
     Common Birth Injuries<br />Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome<br />Twin birth defect<br />Cerebral palsy<br />Erb’s pa...
      Causes of Birth Injuries<br />Abnormally large fetal head<br />Baby with too large or small a birth weight<br />An o...
Why Choose Duffy & Duffy Over Other Birth Injury Law Firms?<br />If your child sustained trauma during labor and delivery,...
For More Details And Personalized Information, Contact Us Here:<br />				 Duffy & Duffy<br />http://www.duffyduffylaw.com<...
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Birth injury medical malpractice

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Duffy & Duffy Firm – Leading Medical Malpractice Attorneys in Long island, New York handling cases such as medical malpractice, misdiagnosis, medical negligence, accidents and personal injury. Call 516-394-4200 today for assistance.

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Birth injury medical malpractice

  1. 1. Birth Injury Lawyers<br /> By: Duffy & Duffy Medical Malpractice Law firm<br />*All the content on the slides are personalized views of Duffy & Duffy Law Firm<br />
  2. 2. Birth Injury and Medical Malpractice<br /> Some children who born with disabilities their parents often feel overwhelmed when first learning of their child’s condition<br />There is, however, another issue that some parents of children born with disabilities need to explore.<br />That issue is determining whether their child’s disability was caused by errors by their physicians or other health care providers.<br />
  3. 3. HOW DO I KNOW IF THERE WAS MALPRACTICE?Some diagnosis/treatment errors — and which may indicate medical malpractice:<br />Failing to properly monitor a woman’s condition during pregnancy<br />Failing to perform and/or order specialized tests during pregnancy<br />Reading or analyzing test results incorrectly<br />Failing to refer a woman with high-risk pregnancy symptoms to an obstetrician specializing in high-risk pregnancies<br />Failing to diagnose and/or treat premature rupture of the membranes (bag ofwaters)<br />Improper use of the labor-inducing drug Pitocin; Failing to note and respond to changes in the fetus’ condition during labor ordelivery etc.<br />
  4. 4. Common Birth Injuries<br />Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome<br />Twin birth defect<br />Cerebral palsy<br />Erb’s palsy/Brachial plexus palsy<br />Shoulder dystocia<br />Facial paralysis<br />Newborn jaundice<br />Bruising and lacerations from forceps<br />Bone injury/fracture<br />Cranial or spinal cord injury<br />Spinal birth defects<br />Intra-abdominal injury<br />Brain or head injury<br />Infant hematoma<br />Soft tissue injury<br />Umbilical cord strangulation<br />Asphyxia<br />Injuries from vacuum birth<br />C-section injuries<br />Childbirth complications<br />High-risk pregnancies<br />
  5. 5. Causes of Birth Injuries<br />Abnormally large fetal head<br />Baby with too large or small a birth weight<br />An oddly-shaped pelvis (on the mother)<br />Prolonged labor<br />Unusual birth position, such as breech birth<br />Premature birth<br />Delivery complications<br />
  6. 6. Why Choose Duffy & Duffy Over Other Birth Injury Law Firms?<br />If your child sustained trauma during labor and delivery, and you believe that the hospital staff may be at fault, you need to contact Duffy & Duffy. We understand the complexity of a birth injury lawsuit Our firm can bring a birth injury lawsuit on behalf of your family and claim damages<br />Placing your trust in Duffy & Duffy over other birth injury law firms to handle your medical malpractice litigation is the first in assuring that your case is going to be handled by highly qualified and caring professionals who will work hard to maximize the amount of damages for their clients.<br />Our birth injury attorneys specialize in a variety of birth injury litigation, including but not limited to cases of Erb’s Palsy, Hypoxia and Cerebral Palsy.<br />Please call us at Ph. : 516.394.4200<br />
  7. 7. For More Details And Personalized Information, Contact Us Here:<br /> Duffy & Duffy<br />http://www.duffyduffylaw.com<br />mduffy@duffyduffylaw.com1370 RXR Plaza<br /> Uniondale, New York 11556<br /> Ph. : 516.394.4200<br /> Fax: 516.394.4229<br />

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