Failure to Timely Diagnose Heart Attack
Verdict Amount: $1,100,000.00
Verdict Date: 4/1998
Attorney: Howard D. Mishkind
Description of Case: Patient called his doctor with complaints consistent with a heart attack. Doctor failed to timely see patient. Patient thought he was experiencing flu-like symptoms. Patient eventually seen in doctor’s office and died in the examining room. Patient is survived by his wife and young child.
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