Mass: Parents, hospital settle for $7.5 million

  1. parents, hospital settle for $7.5 million
    boston globe, april 25, 2002

    the parents of a 5-year-old girl have settled a $7.5 million medical malpractice suit against a massachusetts hospital after a 1997 hernia procedure left the child a brain-damaged quadriplegic....

    the ensuing five-year investigation by their legal team uncovered numerous medical lapses by the child's physicians, as well as evidence that many of the medical records documenting her care were altered or destroyed, according to the uluams' attorneys.

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  3. by   biscuit_007
    that is terrible