MOTHERS DEATH BY PRESCRIPTION DRUGS
Estate of SM. v Medical Center
Case: Medical Malpractice
SM went to her local clinic near her home for a tooth ache and that was diagnosed as an abscess. She was prescribed Amoxicillin. She is allergic to penicillin as stated and stored in her medical file. This resulted in SM death five days later after taking the penicillin as prescribed.
SM families minor settlement with the medical center responsible was settled out of court for a confidental amount.