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5 Most Famous Medical Malpractice Cases

Medical malpractice is a huge problem in the world medical arena and it is not something which is going to vanish anytime soon. Malpractice cases are usually initiated by the victims of ill-treatment from a medical professional or an institute. Let’s check out 5 of the most famous medical malpractice cases: #1 Dennis Quaid’s Twins Dennis and Kimberly Quaid became the proud parents to twins Zoe and Thomas in November of 2007. Two weeks into their life out of the womb, both children acquired staphylococcus infections. While the hospital pursued proper treatment, the malpractice began when the children were twice given the appropriate dosage of Heparin for an adult, 1,000 times the recommended dosage. When the Quaids called to check in, the staff said the kids were fine despite the truth that their children were being treated for a blood-thinner overdose. When the parents arrived the next morning, they were…

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