* 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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Althea Crosse, et al. v. Dr. Joseph Kaplan, et al.

Case Number: 2009-160
Plaintiffs: Althea Crosse; Jean Levin; Christopher Brown; Neo Brown; and Chase Brown
Defendants: Dr. Joseph Kaplan; Jun Liu; and Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Wrongful Death
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice and wrongful death involving the allegedly inappropriate prescription of a narcotic drug and the failure to monitor the claimant while that drug was being administered. As a result, the decedent ultimately died from an anoxic brain injury.

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