St. Louis, Missouri Birth Injury and Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Zevan and Davidson Law Firm, LLC

1 North Taylor Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63108

Phone(314) 588-7200 or(866) 633-2889
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Articles Published by Zevan and Davidson Law Firm, LLC

 The Role of the Obstetrical Nurse in Labor and Delivery

The birth of baby is usually a joyous occasion for expectant parents and their families. Since pregnancy and childbirth are a normal physiological process, the woman usually goes through the 9 month pregnancy expecting everything to be perfect at the end.

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 Safe Motorcycle Driving While Carrying a Passenger

Driving a motorcycle can be dangerous and requires safe driving habits. Equally important is knowing how to drive a motorcycle safely when carrying a passenger.

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 What to Do If You Are Misdiagnosed in the Emergency Room

No reasonable person ever wants to find themselves in a hospital emergency room. If you find yourself there, chances are you have been seriously injured or are gravely ill and in a lot of pain. An emergency room tends to be overloaded with patients and understaffed. This type of stressful atmosphere can often time lead to mistakes.

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 Gall Bladder Surgery: A Common Cause for Medical Malpractice Litigation

A gall bladder attack can come on without any warning. Pains on your right side radiate to your back. The pain becomes more than you can bear, so you go to the nearest emergency room and seek medical help. A few quick tests are performed and it is determined that your gall bladder is the offending organ and it needs to be removed. The surgeon assures you that this is a common procedure and you will be just fine afterwards.

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 Cars Fall From Overpass After Truck Accident

On August 29, an accident in Topeka caused two cars to break free from the hauler that was transporting them and fall from the overpass.

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 Class Action Lawsuit Filed against Dentist for Malpractice

A dentist in Tulsa, Oklahoma is the focus of a class action lawsuit filed against him by several patients. The malpractice lawsuit alleges that the patients were exposed to various blood-borne pathogens like hepatitis B and HIV during the course of him treating them.

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 Car Accidents: Sudden and Unexpected

Accidents often happen when we least expect them. When an accident occurs due to the negligence of another driver, you are typically entitled to compensation for any damages or injuries that resulted from the accident. If you are involved in a car accident, seeking the legal advice of an experienced car accident lawyer will benefit you greatly.

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 Medical Malpractice Whistleblower Case Against Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Settled

The immunosuppressant drug Rapamune was at the center of a lawsuit which was recently settled for $257.4 million.

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 What You Should Know about Lead Paint Lawsuits

Lead paint lawsuits have become less common than in the past because lead paint is no longer being used. For about 50 years, lead paint has not been manufactured in the United States. However, people are still filing personal injury lawsuits relating to lead paint because lead-based paint still exists in older buildings. Residents or workers in these buildings can still suffer from lead paint injuries.

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 Da Vinci Robot Device Breaks Off Inside Woman During Surgery

Across the United States there have been thousands of these robots installed in hospitals and many surgeons have seemed eager to use the devices.

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 Nursing Home Employee Arrested For Abuse Against 101 Year Old Resident

A South Carolina nursing home employee has been arrested and charged with nursing home abuse. A 101 year old nursing home resident accused the employee of sexually assaulting him and pouring detergent into his eyes.

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 Researchers Estimate Surgical “Never Events” Occur 4,044 Times a Year

Johns Hopkins released the findings of a careful review of national medical malpractice claims. The safety researchers who conducted the analysis discovered some shocking information about “never events,” events that the medical community agree are unacceptable and should never occur.

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 Nursing Home To Pay Family Of Abuse Victim $23 Million

A nursing home abuse case in Sacramento, California has come to a close with the jury awarding $23 million to the plaintiff. The Seattle-based company was accused of abuse and neglect that caused the death of an 81 year old woman, and was found to be guilty.

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 Medical Malpractice and Surgical Errors

Errors during surgery can be some of the most dangerous medical errors. When a reasonable standard of care is not met, and a surgeon’s actions are deemed negligent, resulting in harm to the patient, this constitutes medical malpractice. Most surgical errors are preventable mistakes.

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 Truck Driver Slams into Stopped Car, Kills Passenger, Injures Driver

A crash involving a tractor-trailer and a Toyota Tundra pickup has left one dead, one seriously injured. The crash is one of many catastrophic accidents involving passenger vehicles and commercial trucks, leading many to question whether safety regulations for truck drivers are being followed as closely as they should be.

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 In-Home Caregiver Caught On Camera Abusing Dementia Patient

Nursing home abuse does not just occur in nursing homes. It can happen anywhere. In Virginia Beach, Virginia, one in-home care attendant has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for mistreating a patient. The defendant was providing in-home care for a patient with dementia and has been accused of abusing the patient in 2011.

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 In-Home Caregiver Caught On Camera Abusing Dementia Patient

Nursing home abuse does not just occur in nursing homes. It can happen anywhere. In Virginia Beach, Virginia, one in-home care attendant has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for mistreating a patient. The defendant was providing in-home care for a patient with dementia and has been accused of abusing the patient in 2011.

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 Money-Motivated Oil Rig Employers Sacrifice Safety

Money is a major motivating factor to many of the workers who are flocking to North Dakota, the fastest growing state in the nation, to work in the oil fields. Some oil rig employers are sacrificing the safety of their workers in order to make money.

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 Programs Raising Awareness about Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Awareness is extremely important when it comes to eliminating nursing home abuse and neglect and elder abuse. Calling attention to the existence and prevalence of these issues is crucial and it is also very important for family members to develop an awareness of the signs of abuse, so that cases can be identified and dealt with.

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 Increased Risk of Falls Due to Snow and Ice

Business owners have a duty to inspect their premises for slip and fall hazards and fix any hazards they find or provide proper warning. In general, homeowners and others who possess property are liable for the slips and falls of their guests.

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 How Are Damages Determined in a Personal Injury Case?

Personal injury law is a broad area. The term is generally associated with cases in which a person has been hurt as a result of the carelessness, recklessness, negligence or intentional act of another.

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 Missouri Wrongful Death Motorcycle Accident Case Settled for $1.4 Million

As the number of motorcycles on St. Louis, Missouri and Illinois roads increases, so does the potential for deadly encounters between motorcycles and cars. Many different types of careless or negligent behavior on the part of other motorists can lead to injury or death for the motorcyclist.

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 Avoiding Truck Accidents - Defensive Driving Tips

Tractor-trailer accidents account for 9 of every 13 accidents last year, hence, it’s becoming increasingly important to drive safely around semi-trucks. Central to understanding defensive driving is a solid appreciation of the dangers and risks these tractor-trailers represent.

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 Equity in Apportioning Blame: Market Share Liability, Explained

Market share liability is a unique concept in the United States and is only applicable if and only if the product is fungible. It was first applied in the landmark case of Sindell vs. Abbott Laboratories where the victims developed cancers from the defendant’s DES, an active ingredient used to prevent miscarriages.

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 Vaginal Mesh Complications

Vaginal mesh procedures have a long and disturbing history of physical problems. Many women have been the victim of vaginal mesh complications. The FDA is taking action against many manufacturers but unfortunately thousands of women have been adversely affected and are now coming forward seeking compensation. The Zevan and Davidson Law Firm fight for women who have been victimized by faulty vaginal mesh designs and implantation.

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 Kevin Davidson - Qualified Gas Explosion Attorney

Kevin J. Davidson is a personal injury attorney who works with injured victims of gas explosions or the loved ones of a lost victim due to a gas explosion. Gas explosions are preventable accidents that occur more often than many people realize, from the use of propane, natural gas, gasoline, and other flammable and explosive gases in the workplace, in business places, in the home, and even in your car.

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