* 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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Clotilde Pecou, et al. v. Prince George’s Hospital, et al.

Case Number: 2009-128
Plaintiffs: Clotilde Pecou; and Tshaka Matthews
Defendants: Prince George' s Hospital; Dimensions Health; Dr. Candra Cummings; Dr, Ali Kahn; Dr. Terri Martin; Dr. James Catevenis; and Dr. Maria Escalera
Count: Medical Malpractice
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the alleged failure to take steps to prevent a patient from suffering hypoxia during surgery to replace his catheter; as a result, the patient allegedly suffered severe brain damage and subsequently lives under the care of the claimant, his legal guardian.

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