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Federal agency finds decline in doctor and surgical errors

As residents of Norman, Oklahoma, who have experienced a painful surgical procedure, may know added discomfort when they discover that further visits to the doctor are required. Suffering a worsened condition subsequent to treatment can be even more worrisome, as can the realization that this medical setback is due to surgical errors. While the patient can take legal action to seek compensation and penalization of the surgeon for that person's mistake, the likelihood of future errors is not abated by a lawsuit.

Federal agency finds decline in doctor and surgical errors


As residents of Norman, Oklahoma, who have experienced a painful surgical procedure, may know added discomfort when they discover that further visits to the doctor are required. Suffering a worsened condition subsequent to treatment can be even more worrisome, as can the realization that this medical setback is due to surgical errors. While the patient can take legal action to seek compensation and penalization of the surgeon for that person's mistake, the likelihood of future errors is not abated by a lawsuit.

Surgical errors can lead to worsened medical condition


When we are sick and visit a doctor, we hope that our illness gets cured by medicine and that we do not have to undergo a complex medical procedure. However, Oklahomans know that this is not always the case. During certain medical complications, surgery is advised by medical professionals.

Surgical errors can lead to worsened medical condition

When we are sick and visit a doctor, we hope that our illness gets cured by medicine and that we do not have to undergo a complex medical procedure. However, Oklahomans know that this is not always the case. During certain medical complications, surgery is advised by medical professionals.

'Retained surgical items' cause pain, suffering and much worse

Imagine that you go into the doctor's office one day and they inform you that you have a condition that, although not very serious, warrants surgery to correct. In your mind, you may be a little worried. But you also know that most of the time these surgeries go off without a hitch. So you and your doctor discuss some times and eventually you agree on a date for your surgery.

'Retained surgical items' cause pain, suffering and much worse

Imagine that you go into the doctor's office one day and they inform you that you have a condition that, although not very serious, warrants surgery to correct. In your mind, you may be a little worried. But you also know that most of the time these surgeries go off without a hitch. So you and your doctor discuss some times and eventually you agree on a date for your surgery.

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