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$1.325 million for family of 94 year old woman

Oct 24th, 2016

$1.325 million for family of 94 year old woman for multiple injuries suffered in an auto accident and during subsequent nursing home stay. This unfortunate woman was a passenger in a vehicle that rear ended another vehicle at a high rate of speed. She suffered a fractured femur, a fractured neck, a fractured heel and a fracture of a previously broken hip. She underwent surgeries before she was discharged to a nursing home. There, she was neglected so that she suffered from pressure ulcers and fecal impaction. The fecal impaction, in turn, led to rectal ulcers that bled significantly. She was returned to the hospital. The bleeding was stopped and she was transferred to another nursing home. Her condition deteriorated and she began to vomit and lose her appetite. She was returned...

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$225,000 recovery for a 84 year old man

Oct 22nd, 2015

$225,000 recovery for a 84 year old nursing home resident who suffers injury to his spleen after falling in his room.

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$350,000 for estate of 90 year old woman

Oct 22nd, 2015

$350,000 for estate of 90 year old woman for a fractured femur and dehydration. She suffered a stroke and, on the day she was admitted to the hospital, fell from her bedside commode. She sustained a fractured femur and underwent surgery. She was transferred to a nursing home where she was not given adequate hydration. So, she became dehydrated. She was then transferred to another hospital. And, her family made the heartbreaking decision to place her on hospice there. She died shortly afterward.

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$150,000 for estate of 81 year old man

Jan 1st, 2013

$150,000 for estate of 81 year old man with a prior medical history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with home oxygen, coronary artery disease, status post coronary artery bypass graft and prosthetic heart valve replacement, congestive heart failure, hypertension, and diabetes mellitus. He suffered a non-displaced fractured leg when he fell in his hospital room.

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$125,000 for estate of 85 year old woman

Jan 1st, 2013

$125,000 for estate of 85 year old woman with a prior medial history of seizure disorder, prior stroke, left sided weakness as a result, hypertension, diabetes, and severe osteoporosis. She was admitted to a hospital in DuPage County for treatment of pneumonia. On the day she was to be transferred to a long term care facility, she fell against a radiator and broke her leg and arm.

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$200,000 for estate of 63 year old woman

Jan 1st, 2013

$200,000 for estate of 63 year old woman. She was a resident of a Wheaton nursing home. She was admitted with diagnoses of developmental delay and mental illness. In addition, she had hypertension, coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure and diabetes. She had had a heart attack previously. She died as a result of choking on food. We argued that the nursing home failed to properly monitor her reaction to drugs she was taking that made her more susceptible to choking and caused an inability to swallow.

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$400,000 for estate of Elk Grove Village man

Jan 1st, 2013

$400,000 for estate of Elk Grove Village man, 85 years old. He was admitted to defendant nursing home for with diagnoses of congestive heart failure and dementia. He had most recently been hospitalized for six weeks for exacerbation of the congestive heart failure. He had also suffered a stroke previously that had left him weak on one side. In the nursing home, he fell in the bathroom while being assisted by a CNA. As a result, he sustained a fractured neck for which he underwent surgery. He died several days later from fluid that developed in his lungs.

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$150,000 for estate of Kankakee woman

Jan 1st, 2013

$150,000 for estate of Kankakee woman, 70 years old, with end stage renal disease and who required hemodialysis three times a week. She suffered from diabetes and had had a stroke previously. She was a resident of a Kankakee nursing home for about one month. During that month, she developed a pressure ulcer on her coccyx. She was transferred to the hospital for care of that and the other health problems she had. She died approximately one month later from another stroke.

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$1.32 Million Result

Jul 18th, 2011

$1.32 million in a Dupage County medical malpractice case for a 71 year old man who lost his legs when blood clots showered into his legs during an angiogram.

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$700,000 for Auto Accident

Jul 18th, 2011

$700,000 for a 57 year old woman who sustained severe fractures in her leg in a car crash.

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