An intravenous catheter used in treating the plaintiff, then a hospital patient, broke off and fragmented, sending pieces through his bloodstream thereby endangering vital organs so that delicate emergency surgery had to be performed to correct the problem.

About the Author: James Swartz
Mr. Swartz, our Managing and Principal Attorney at Swartz & Swartz P.C., is a nationally recognized and respected trial attorney as well as consumer advocate. His practice focuses on cases involving negligence, torts, products liability, medical malpractice, wrongful death, and other claims involving catastrophic injuries.

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