$500,000.00 – Heart Attack
This case involved a fifty-five year old gentleman who had been seeing a general practitioner for many years. The client was exhibiting classic signs of congestive heart failure that went undiagnosed. He suffered a fatal heart attack. Suit was brought against the treating physicians and a local hospital for failure to save this man’s life. The case proceeded to trial, resulting in an award of approximately $500,000.00.