Clinical Negligence & Medical Negligence Case Studies - Digby Brown
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Clinical negligence case studies

Cerebral palsy compensation for medical negligence

Digby Brown’s clinical and medical negligence solicitor pursued a cerebral palsy claim for compensation on behalf of a mother and her child following negligent treatment by hospital staff during birth.


Compensation for patients death after surgical error

Our lawyers secured £340,000 in compensation when a woman in her 70s died after a surgeon opened the wrong side of her skull to remove a benign brain tumour.


Catalogue of clinical errors forced patient to undergo amputation

Our clinical negligence solicitors helped a man secure compensation after he had to undergo above knee amputation.


Medical negligence in Scotland leaves patient with permanent nerve damage

Our solicitors helped a woman in Glasgow, Scotland, after hospital negligence meant she suffered from permanent nerve damage to her right arm.


Cerebral palsy claim after medical mistakes at birth

Our clinical negligence solicitors secured compensation for a family in Scotland to ensure their child is taken care of for the rest of his life.


Hernia claim successfully secures £60,000 compensation for medical negligence

Digby Brown’s expert medical negligence solicitors helped a man after his hernia repair surgery went wrong as the result of clinical negligence. Find out how we can help.


Specialist medical negligence solicitors help man after wrong scar is removed

Mr R came to Digby Brown after medical staff removed the wrong scar, leaving a much larger scar on his face.


Specsavers admit fault and pay compensation for medical negligence

A delay in diagnosis meant our client suffers from permanent distorted and reduced vision in her left eye. Specsavers initially argued that a delay in treatment made no difference to this outcome.


Pressure sore nightmare in hospital

Failure to implement skin inspection regime and follow a turning and positioning regime during the night at hospital resulted in a further 4 months in hospital.


Incompetent surgery left woman with major disfigurement

Following the first operation, Mrs Y had to have a further four operations by a plastic surgeon but was left with long term damage and discomfort.


Series of clinical negligence by staff led to patients’ death

MM visited his GP on multiple occasions and his local hospital but they failed to provide the correct diagnosis, which later led to his death.


Six-figure settlement for child delivery injury

One case taken forward by Digby Brown involved the delivery of a baby called Thomas in 1994, during which, he suffered from a condition called shoulder dystocia.


Contact Digby Brown for clinical negligence matter

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