Representative Matter

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Secured a defense verdict in state court in Guilford County, NC on behalf of a Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center-affiliated emergency room doctor and nurse.  The plaintiff's decedent died of complications arising from a small bowel obstruction several hours after she first presented at the emergency room. The plaintiff alleged that the death was preventable and resulted from the failure of the ER staff to fully appreciate the decedent's condition and properly treat it.