Experienced Lawyers for Heart Arrhythmia Misdiagnosis – More Inside
It is estimated that over 12 million Americans suffer from a condition known as heart arrhythmia, or an abnormal heart rhythm during any given year. This is a somewhat distressing condition as it almost feels as if your heart misses beats in an irregular manner. That said, if properly diagnosed, most people with arrhythmia can live a long and productive life without any complications expected. However, a few may go on to suffer cardiac complications as arrhythmia may be a sign of heart disease, a heart defect, or even spell trouble ahead in the form of a heart attack. It can’t be stressed enough that timely diagnosis is key, as it may prevent complications later in life. This is where your healthcare provider comes in, and performs the needed tests in order to treat it in a timely manner. Failure by your doctor to act in response to your suspected arrhythmia may be grounds for a medical malpractice lawsuit, something we would be more than happy to help you with. By filing a legal claim for arrhythmia late diagnosis or misdiagnosis, you’ll be able to recover compensation and get the justice you need to live a normal life going forward.
Are you looking for a heart arrhythmia medical malpractice attorney? The experienced medical misdiagnosis lawyers at McCready Law have over 90 YEARS of combined legal experience, and it would be an honor to put this experience to work in order to resolve your misdiagnosis lawsuit. Please call us NOW at (773) 673-9861 to learn more about your legal options for an arrhythmia lawsuit. We work on contingency fee basis, which simply means that we don’t charge you a CENT from the get-go, and we tirelessly work on your case to the point of successful resolution and the receipt of your settlement, after which we will levy our legal fees. Misdiagnosis can not only waste your time, but it can also leave your with permanent health complications. Get the justice and compensation you deserve by calling us for your 100% FREE consultation at (773) 673-9861 NOW. Serving all medical misdiagnosis victims and survivors COUNTRYWIDE.
Heart arrhythmia usually occurs due a disturbance in the electrical impulses that are responsible for overseeing the beating of your heart. Arrhythmia can cause your heart to bear too slowly, too fast, in an irregular manner and so on. It is vital that your doctor put you through a heart monitoring test in order to understand and gauge the scope of the whole condition.
In some cases, arrhythmia can cause or be a sign of the following health emergencies:
- Acute pulmonary disease
- Pulmonary embolism
- Mild cardiac infarct
- Aortic dissection
When it comes to medical malpractice for arrhythmias, the following may apply:
- Failing to accurately interpret heart test results
- Failure to investigate a patient’s heart arrhythmia symptoms
- Failure to order tests such as EKG as well as blood work
- Failure to follow up on the patient’s arrhythmia
- Failure to properly treat the patient’s arrhythmia
- Failure to prescribe the right medication such as anticoagulants
Experienced Lawyers for Heart Arrhythmia Misdiagnosis – Call Us Now!
It is vital to note that failure to diagnose medical conditions lawsuits are notoriously difficult to win, and this is because a medical expert will most likely be called in to testify whether the standard of care was breached, what the consequences were to the plaintiff, and if the doctor’s actions or failure thereof were the proximate cause of your injuries or health conditions. Need to learn more? Please give us a call NOW at (773) 673-9861 to find out how to get started on your medical misdiagnosis lawsuit. Thanks, and we look forward to helping you.