A Cobar resident, who recently experienced emergency amputation, may have been able to avoid the procedure altogether had the hospital not turned him away for his original health concern.
The family of a teenager who took her own life in 2017 is suing the NT government and two doctors for medical negligence.
A NSW man has won damages in failed dental procedure.
If you live in New South Wales and have suffered harm because of the advice given by a physician, you may be wondering whether this counts as medical negligence. In these cases, the conduct that caused the damage was simply spoken or written instructions rather than a physical procedure. Is that an actionable issue, and […]
There could be many cases of lawsuits stemming from the coronavirus outbreak in Australia, including those for medical negligence.
In what cases are opioid prescriptions given too easily or recklessly, potentially leading to serious harm?
Lucy Pallot, 25, from Bairnsdale Victoria claims she had never experienced the lows of depression and anxiety until she started taking prescription pain medications. Incorrect prescriptions Ms. Pallot, along with an increasing number of health professionals, is now questioning whether prescription pain medications ares being incorrectly prescribed in regional parts of Australia to compensate for inadequate specialist […]