Doctor ordered to pay $15M to young mother paralyzed by stroke after ‘negligence’ led to blood clot

Though it is estimated that preventable medical error causes tens of thousands of deaths and injuries annually in Canada — out of the millions of patients that hospitals treat — specific cases are rarely made public. Court judgments like the one in Ms. Boyd’s case shine a rare spotlight on exactly how things can go terribly wrong.
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http://news.nationalpost.com/2014/03/02/doctor-ordered-to-pay-15m-to-young-mother-paralyzed-by-stroke-after-negligence-led-to-blood-clot/

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