* 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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Lance Brooks, et al. v. Northwest Hospital

Case Number: 2009-166
Plaintiffs: Lance Brooks; Larry Brooks; and Alvera Millner
Defendant: Northwest Hospital
Count: Medical Malpractice
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the allegedly improper usage of a Gastrostomy Tube to feed the claimant; as a result, the claimant allegedly aspirated food, contracted respiratory illness, required the insertion of a Tracheotomy Tube, suffered a torn trachea, and then had to be transferred to a hospital where she subsequently died.

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