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My operation had a bad result. Was there malpractice?

Malpractice Claims, Malpractice

Not necessarily. Most medical treatments and procedures involve risk, and sometimes an unexpected result isn’t anyone’s fault. However, doctors are required to explain the risks so the patient can decide whether the potential benefits are worthwhile. If a doctor fails to alert a patient to the risks, malpractice could be involved.

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What do I do first?

You are entitled to seek medical attention – for example, from a chiropractor, family practitioner, orthopedic surgeon, or others. Whichever type of care you choose, throughout your