Recently, the news shows carried a heart wrenching story of a lovely 12 year old girl who went into a hospital for what should have been a routine surgical routine. During this routine procedure something went terribly wrong and instead of her going home to her family, she ended up clinically brain dead.
How did this happen? Was it the fault of the doctor, or perhaps the surgical nurse, or the anesthesiologist? Or did this young girl have a preexisting condition that was unknown to the medical professionals that lead to her brain damage? Or perhaps it was just a tragic unexplained medical event. Read More →