The Indiana medical malpractice lawyers at Garau Germano Hanley& Pennington, P.C., frequently handle cases involving the misdiagnosis of patients with abdominal pain. Abdominal pain can be caused by a myraid of conditions; some relatively benign, others life-threatening. When doctors or other health care providers fail to take adequate steps to ascertain the cause of a patient's abdominal pain, the results can be tragic.
The Indiana medical malpractice lawyers at Garau Germano Hanley & Pennington, P.C. frequently encounter cases where physicians or hospitals have failed to properly treat patients experiencing heart attacks. Medical errors in the diagnosis or treatment of this condition can lead to tragic outcomes.
Indiana medical malpractice lawyers are well aware of the alarming rate of substandard care at many hospitals. A recent report from the Office of the Inspector General of the United States Department of Health and Human Services confirms just how widespread the problem is.