Hospital’s Nurses Negligently Managed The Patient’s Induction Resulting In Severe Birth Asphyxia And Brain Damage
Settlement Amount: $6,500,000.00
Settlement Date: 12/2002
Attorney: Michael F. Becker
Description of Case: Sara was a full-term fetus and the first child for her parents. She went to the ABC Hospital for the management of her labor which was induced. The obstetrical nurse mismanaged the induction over a 10 to 12 hour time period which resulted in severe asphyxia and permanent brain injury. Sara went on to sustain profound cerebral palsy and severe development delays.
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