* 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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James Melvin, et al. v. Dr. Beverly Calkins, et al.

Case Number: 2010-353
Plaintiff: James Melvin
Defendants: Dr. Beverly Calkins; Allegany Internal Medicine; Kathleen S. Beck, P.A.; Cumberland Emergency Medical Group, P.A.; Western Maryland Health System; and Sacred Heart Hospital of the Sisters of Charity
Counts: Medical Malpractice; Wrongful Death; Informed Consent; and Loss of Consortium
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice and wrongful death involving the alleged failure to properly diagnose and treat the decedent’s aortic dissection in a timely manner.

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