More Educational Information To Help You
- When you should not file a Maryland medical malpractice law suit. Marcus talks about some of the things you should keep in mind before filing a medical malpractice law suit.
- National Lawsuit Directory (http://www.morelaw.com/). Use this database to find out more information on lawsuit filings and verdicts among other things.
- American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (http://www.aacpdm.org/)
- American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (http://www.aaos.org/). This site can be used to learn more about certain types of surgical procedures. A good resource to use to understand your surgery.
- American Association of Anatomists (http://www.anatomy.org/). The AAA works to further the understanding of health and disease. The organization is made up of international biomedical researchers and educators.
- American College of Emergency Physicians (http://www.acep.org/). Learn more about emergency physicians here.
- American College of Surgeons (http://www.facs.org/). The American College of Surgeons was founded to improve the quality of surgical care given to patients through education and improved practice.
- American Heart Association (http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/).
- American Medical Association (http://www.ama-assn.org/ama).
- American Society of Anesthesiologists (http://www.asahq.org/). The ASA is an organization geared toward helping educate physicians in the area of anesthesiology. This is done through research materials and educational seminars.
- Maryland medical malpractice blog (http://www.marylandmedicalmalpracticelawyerblog.com/). This is a Maryland medical malpractice blog created by Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin, White, LLC. Here you can find some of the latest news dealing with medical malpractice topics all over the United States.
- Birth Defect Research For Children, Inc. (http://www.birthdefects.org/)
- Birth Injury Educational Guide (http://www.birthinjuryinfo.com/guide.html).
- The Brachial Plexus Palsy Foundation (http://membrane.com/bpp/index.html). Learn more about the birth injury brachial plexus palsy here.
- Cerebral Palsy (http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/cerebralpalsy.html). United States Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health’s page which prides more information regarding cerebral palsy. More information regarding diagnosis and treatment can be found here. In addition, patient pamphlets can be found for an overview of this medical condition.
- Medical Malpractice News Through Google (http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=+medical++malpractice+&sa=N&tab=wn). Stay current with the latest medical malpractice news throughout the United States through Google’s news feed.
- Gray’s Anatomy (http://www.bartleby.com/107/) Clink this link to see pictures of the human anatomy, as noted by Henry Gray.
- Health, Fitness, & Workout Training (http://dancetrancefitness.com/dc/).
- March of Dimes (http://www.marchofdimes.com/marylandmetrodc/) Maryland chapter of The March of Dimes. The March of Dimes works together for stronger, healthier babies. For more information contact:
Address: 175 West Ostend Street, Suite C-2, Baltimore, MD, 21230
Phone: (410) 752-7990
Fax: (410) 547-2521
- MD Junction (http://www.mdjunction.com/). A website dedicated to help those who are looking for support with their medical conditions. Support groups range from addiction, to cancer, to kidney issues, and much more.
- Doctor Secrets (http://www.doctorsecrets.com/). A fun site which can be used to gather more insight into the practice of medicine.
- High Impact Medical Illustrations (http://highimpact.com/). Where medical illustrations come to life. High Impact Medical Illustrations allow not only patients and attorneys to get a better understanding of medicine and the human body, but these illustrations can also be helpful to jurors in Maryland medical malpractice cases.
- Medical Experts at The Expert Institute (http://www.theexpertinstitute.com/). The Expert Institute provides medical experts on various medical issues. From nursing experts, to radiology experts, The Expert Institute has you covered in your medical malpractice case.
- National Library of Medicine (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed). An online database which can be used to search for information on numerous medical conditions. Articles and journals are also linked on the site.
- Congress of Neurosurgeons (http://journals.lww.com/neurosurgery/pages/default.aspx).
- net (http://www.obgyn.net/). An online resource which focuses on women’s issues. Information can be found on topics such as breast health, to infertility, to prenatal http://www.gordonatlaw.com/genetic testing.
- Quackwatch (http://www.quackwatch.org/). Is that new home remedy really the answer that I need for my medical condition? Visit Quackwatch to learn more about, as the site says, “Your Guide to Quackery, Health Fraud, and Intelligent Discussions.”
- Shoulder Dystocia Information (http://www.shoulderdystociainfo.com/index.htm). A defense viewpoint of shoulder dystocia cases.
- Spinal Cord Injury Information (http://www.sci-info-pages.com/). Information for those who have spinal injuries. Caregiver resources can also be found here.
- United Brachial Plexus Network, Inc. (http://www.ubpn.org/). The United Brachial Plexus Network (UBPN) is a registered non-profit 501(c)3 organization devoted to providing information, support and leadership for families and those concerned with brachial plexus injuries worldwide. Available resources include: Our extensive website; Online registry, various outreach and awareness programs, and Outreach, our in-depth publication.
- United Cerebral Palsy of the Potomac (http://www.ucppotomac.org/). UCP on the Potomac supports individuals with a wide array of disabilities which may include but are not limited to cerebral palsy, intellectual disability (formerly referred to as mental retardation), traumatic brain injury, autism spectrum disorders, and Down syndrome.
- Yale University Medical Library (http://library.medicine.yale.edu/).
- A Virtual Look At Autopsies (http://www.le.ac.uk/pathology/teach/va/titlpag1.html). Take a look at computer simulated images to help understand how an autopsy is performed.
Other Injury & Medical Malpractice Attorneys
- New York Medical Malpractice & Accident Attorney (http://www.oginski-law.com/). Gerry Oginski is a medical malpractice and accident attorney practicing law in the state of New York. Gerry uses video and other educational material to help his clients understand their possible claims.
- Virginia Medical Malpractice & Injury Attorneys (http://www.vamedmal.com/). Ben Glass handles medical malpractice and injury cases in Virginia. He uses video and other educational material to help his clients understand their cases based on Virginia law.
- Florida Medical Malpractice & Civil Rights Attorneys (http://parkscrump.com/). From high profile cases such as the Trayvon Martin case, to serious medical malpractice cases, Parks and Crump represent injury and civil rights victims throughout Florida.
- Maryland Federal Torts Claim & Injury Attorney (http://www.shulmanrogers.com/attorneys-148.html). Karl Protil, Jr. handles federal tort claim act cases and medical malpractice cases in Maryland, The District of Columbia (DC), & Virginia.
- Seattle Accident & Injury Attorney (http://www.plg-pllc.com/). The attorneys at Premier Law Group help Seattle residents get the compensation they deserve after suffering devastating injuries.
- Maryland Civil Rights Attorney (http://www.gordonatlaw.com/). Attorney J. Wyndal Gordon represents those who have had their civil rights violated. From police brutality cases, to other civil rights violation, Mr. Gordon is committed to helping his clients seek justice.
- Mississippi Injury & Wrongful Death Attorney (http://www.carlosmoorelaw.com/index.cfm). Attorney Carlos Moore represents those in Mississippi who have suffered injuries at the hands of others. Mr. Moore also handles complex wrongful death cases.
- American College of Cardiology (http://www.cardiosource.org/acc). Here you can find great information regarding cardiology medicine. One of the core values of the college is to “…promote growth, dissemination and application of knowledge about cardiovascular medicine.”
- How To File A Complaint Against Your Maryland Doctor (http://www.mbp.state.md.us/pages/cform.html). This site with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene will show you what you need to do if you need to file a complaint against a Maryland physician.
- Find Your Maryland Doctor’s Licensing Information (https://www.mbp.state.md.us/bpqapp/). Use this state link to find out licensing information regarding your doctor, or potential doctor.
- Maryland Physician Disciplinary Charges (https://www.mbp.state.md.us/bpqapp/). If you are trying to find out if your doctor has had any disciplinary charges in the past, you can use this link for more information.
- American Medical Association’s Doctor Finder (https://apps.ama-assn.org/doctorfinder/recaptcha.jsp). According to the site, “This online physician Locator helps you find a perfect match for your medical needs DoctorFinder provides you with basic professional information on virtually every licensed physician in the United States. This includes more than 814,000 doctors.”
- How To File A Complaint Against Your Maryland Pharmacist (http://dhmh.maryland.gov/pharmacy/SitePages/complaint.aspx). If you are having problems with your pharmacist and you need to file a complaint, find out more information through the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s site.
- Public Disciplinary Actions Against A Pharmacist, Technician, Or Establishment (http://dhmh.maryland.gov/pharmacy/SitePages/formal-disciplinary-actions.aspx).
- How To Find Out If My Doctor Has Been Sued (http://casesearch.courts.state.md.us/inquiry/inquiry-index.jsp). A Maryland public records search that you can use to find out if your Maryland doctor has been sued.
- What Your Maryland Attorney Can And Can’t Do, From An Ethics Standpoint (http://www.msba.org/sec_comm/sections/business/docs/oc/EthicsRules.pdf). A PDF version of the Maryland attorney rules.
- Maryland Code and Rules of Procedure (http://www.lawlib.state.md.us/researchtools/sourcesmdlaw.html). The Maryland Law Library has resources that the public can use to find helpful information regarding Maryland law.
- Directory & Information Regarding Maryland Courts (http://www.courts.state.md.us/courts/). From the Maryland Courts website, “The Maryland court system has four levels: two trial courts and two appellate courts. The trial courts consider evidence presented in a case and make judgments based on the facts, the law and legal precedent (prior legal decisions from a higher court). Appellate courts review a trial court’s actions and decisions and decide whether the trial judge properly followed the law and legal precedent.”
- Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (http://dhmh.maryland.gov/SitePages/Home.aspx).
- Maryland Appellate Court Opinions (http://www.mdcourts.gov/opinions/opinions.html).
- How To Find A Maryland Hospital Near You (http://mhcc.maryland.gov/consumerinfo/hospitalguide/hospital_guide/reports/find_a_hospital/index.asp?currentStatus=H).
Cancer Help & Resources
- American Cancer Society (http://www.cancer.org/).
- American Brain Tumor Association (http://www.abta.org/).
- Association of Cancer Online Resources (http://www.acor.org/). An online resource for those who are looking for support and information regarding a cancer diagnosis. ACOR has over 142 communities to choose from for support.
- Ovarian Cancer Resources (http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/ovarian). Not only can you find information here on the latest clinical trials in ovarian cancer research, but cancer statistics and a dictionary of cancer terms can also be found on this site.
- National Cancer Institute (http://www.cancer.gov/). Find help with common types of cancers here. Prevention and coping with cancer help can also be found on this government run site.
- Cancer Prevention and Control (http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/). The CDC provides information and resources to the public on cancer related issues. If you need more help on a particular type of cancer, you can find help here.