Are You A Heart Attack Victim? Couldn’t Your Doctor Detect It?
Posted on behalf of Goldberg Finnegan, LLC on Mar 13, 2009 in Medical Malpractice
As you may know, Washington, DC heart disease is the number killer in the world today. Thousands of people have died due to sudden heart attacks. And there are millions of people suffering from heart attack problems.
But, if your heart problem was detected early, you could gain from the proper medical treatment. A proper diagnosis would lessen the damages. You will be well prepared if there is a heart attack.
There are many warning signs that could indicate a possible heart attack: chest pain coming from the upper body, nausea, neck and jaw pain and shortness of breath. It is better for you to know to remember these signs in case you or your loved one faces an eminent heart attack. But, more importantly, it is for you to insist on proper medical treatment as a heart patient. There are numerous cases of Washington DC medical malpractice, misdiagnosis, doctors and nurses jumping to the wrong conclusions such as normal heart burn or acid reflux.
A person who is misdiagnosed could end up having a stroke, permanent paralysis or death. In reality, there are thousands of such misdiagnosis cases which have affected many lives.
If you or your loved one is one such victim, you are entitled to sue the medical practitioners for negligence and malpractice. Please call Goldberg Finnegan, LLC toll free at (888) 213-8140 for legal assistance. Our professional Maryland medical malpractice lawyers have years of experience with litigation and legal counseling.