Is My Son's Brachial Plexus A Result Of Medical Malpractice? Person Holding Babys Hand

Birth injuries are sadly common and can have long term effects. Brachial plexus injuries are the most common type of birth injury. This injury happens when the bundle of nerves that originiate from the upper spine and go through the neck, shoulder, arm and hand get damaged during birth. When this injury happens, it can cause temporary and mild complications or it can cause permanent and lasting injuries where the arm isn't functioning.

During delivery, doctors, midwives, nurses, and other health-care providers have a duty to uphold the standard of care. This means they have to follow established rules to keep their patients (mom and baby) safe and healthy.  And there are a number of factors that determine whether the rules were followed.  When that doesn't happen, and your baby is injured, that's medical malpractice.
 
It isn't always easy to tell if you have a medical malpractice case. That's why we've published free reports, books and guides that we offer free to parents in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia who have a child who has a brachial plexus birth injury, or any other type of birth injury. 

Call Our Experienced Medical Malpractice Lawyers Today!

If you or a loved one has suffered any type of medical malpractice, the medical malpractice lawyers at Donahoe, Kearney LLP can get you the help you have been looking for. Call us today at 202-393-3320 to get started.

Frank R. Kearney, Attorney-at-Law
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