When fractures are missed and scans are misinterpreted the consequences can be very painful and sometimes cause permanent, avoidable damage. A missed fracture can have an adverse effect on the healing of the bone and can cause problems with functionality and mobility. A person’s daily life can be plagued with pain and problems which were avoidable.
Failure to diagnose – This includes the failure to take an x-ray when appropriate or misinterpreting an x-ray that has been taken.
Incorrect treatment following a diagnosis – An example of this is where conservative treatment is given when alternative treatment such as a cast or even surgery is required.
We are able to take the above listed cases on a No Win No Fee Agreement, also known as a Conditional Fee Agreement. Call us today on 01274 809696 or contact us online to speak to one of our lawyer and take the first step in starting your claim.