Emergency Room

St. Louis Medical Malpractice Attorneys

St. Louis Medical Malpractice AttorneysThe American College of Emergency Physicians publishes established standards of care for doctors, nurses, and medical practitioners to follow when dealing with medical emergencies. Failure to follow these standards constitutes medical malpractice. Mistakes by doctors or hospital personnel that are typically considered negligent in an emergency setting include:

  • Failure to diagnose a medical condition;
  • Failure to properly treat a medical condition;
  • Delayed diagnosis of a medical condition;
  • Delayed treatment of a medical condition;
  • Failure to obtain informed consent for a medical procedure or treatment;
  • Inaccurate interpretation of a diagnostic test, such as an x-ray, CT scan or MRI.

These and other mistakes by medical professionals can cause serious harm and even death to patients. At Hoffman & Gelfman Attorneys, P.C., our experienced St. Louis emergency room negligence attorneys can help you receive just compensation for your injuries. Our firm has a reputation for getting results for our clients in all types of medical malpractice cases. Call us at (866) 298-1020 today, so we can put our experience to work for you.


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