* This database searches medical malpractice cases that have been filed in Maryland in the last five years. Some of these cases were filed by attorneys at Silverman Thompson Slutkin & White, while others were filed by lawyers at other firms.
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Barbara Jeanne Preiss v. University of Maryland Medical Center

Case Number: 2009-105
Plaintiff: Barbara Jeanne Preiss
Defendant: University of Maryland Medical Center
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Respondeat Superior
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the failure to take proper care when transporting the claimant in a wheelchair; as a result, the claimant allegedly suffered severe pain and mental distress, dislocated the knee replacement that had just been installed, and required four additional surgeries to repair the damage.

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