June 2017 Archive

Delay in diagnosing spinal infection

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Our client was admitted to hospital with abdominal pain, blood tests showed that she had an infection but there was a three-week delay in getting the MRI scan which led to complications. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …

Injuries sustained from second suicide attempt

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When Mr X became unwell and started having suicidal thoughts, he was admitted to a mental health hospital. He made it clear he wanted to end his life however he was still allowed to leave the hospital where he attempted to commit suicide. Here is an overview of the case. More …

Failure to diagnose malunion of fractured radius

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After our client fell onto her hand, it started to swell up. After six months she noticed there was still pain which required surgery due to a failure by doctors to diagnose malunion of fractured radius. Here is an overview of the claim and the outcome. More …

Delay in diagnosis of internal bleeding

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Our client contacted BL Claims after she nearly died because doctors did not diagnose internal bleeding following a salpingo-oophorectomy. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …

Infection to foot after negligent orthopaedic treatment

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After surgery to correct a bunion and clawed toes, our client suffered from an infection which has had life changing consequences. Here is what happened when our experts stepped in and helped her make a compensation claim. More …