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Failure to Properly Use and Monitor PitocinPitocin or syntocinon are the names of synthetic versions of a neuromodulatory hormone called oxytocin produced by pituitary gland. Oxytocin is often called the “love hormone.” Naturally, the hormone facilitates various social behaviors, such as mother/baFailure to refer patients to the correct specialist in a hospital settingThe practice of medicine has become very specialized as a result of insurance specifications and physician areas of expertise. When individuals are placed in a hospital they may need specialized services either during a hospital stay or upon discharge. OnFailure to test/ Failure to Respond to or Communicate Test ResultsA patient seeking medical assistance is at their most vulnerable when they do not know what health issue they possess. There are times when patients go for a routine check-up where life threatening illnesses are caught in time for treatment to be effectivFailure to Treat or Stabilize in a Hospital SettingA physician or hospital failing to properly treat or stabilize a medical condition is a common medical error. When an individual seeks treatment, the hospital physician will typically make a differential diagnosis. This is the systematic way that a physicFalls in the Nursing HomeFalls are a leading cause of injury and death in the nursing home setting. Complications from falls can be serious and include broken bones, bruises, limited movement, and brain injuries. If an elder has a history of falling, there is a good chance he Fetal DistressFetal distress is a term used to describe any situation that results in negative impacts to fetal health status. Fetal distress can be evaluated by the mother as a decrease in felt fetal movements. If a mother’s “water has broke,” and the fluid is stainedFetal Heart Rate Monitoring and Fetal Distress Fetal heart rate monitoring is performed to monitor fetal distress. It lets a medical professional monitor a baby's heartbeat in the uterus, including during labor. During contractions, blood vessels in the uterus constrict, or narrow, and briefly reducFood PoisoningIf you think you or a loved one have been a victim of food poisoning, make sure you note/document the following items:Where food was purchased/consumed (restaurant, supermarket, company or church event, etc.) Date and time if known Food responsible if knoFort Wayne Attorney | Medical Malpractice Lawyer IndianaDavid Farnbauch is an AV-rated plaintiff’s trial lawyer that handles personal injury, medical malpractice, and nursing home cases throughout the State. David has a particular interest in the use of computers and demonstrative evidence as a means of visualFort Wayne Auto Accident Lawyers | Indiana Car Accident AttorneyThe consequences of a vehicle collision can be devastating for both the occupants of the vehicle and innocent bystanders.