Radiologists provide critical diagnostic testing analysis to patients all across the United States. When their analysis is unfounded, under-examined or otherwise negligent, potentially deadly consequences can result. There are many reasons why one might have cause to sue a radiologist who has deviated from required standards of patient care. However, a new study indicates that patients most frequently file medical malpractice claims against radiologists due to delayed breast cancer diagnosis issues.
Cancer often kills its victims. Some types are nastier than others, but the single word "cancer" is still enough to strike fear into anyone.
Getting screened for colon cancer has become a rite of passage in American life. Starting at age 50, the reminders start coming from friends, family, and medical providers.