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Anesthesia Errors in Texas

Anesthesia Error Lawsuits in Texas

Anesthesia is a critical part of many medical procedures, but it can also be dangerous if not administered properly. When an anesthesia error occurs, it can lead to serious injuries or even death. If you or a loved one has been injured by an anesthesia error in Texas, you may be entitled to compensation.


What is an anesthesia error?

An anesthesia error is any mistake that occurs during the administration of anesthesia. This can include mistakes in the dosage of medication, the timing of medication, or the monitoring of the patient. Anesthesia errors can also occur due to equipment failure or human factors, such as fatigue or distraction.


What are the signs of an anesthesia error?

The signs of an anesthesia error can vary depending on the type of error that occurred. However, some common signs include:

  • Difficulty breathing

  • Low blood pressure

  • Slow heart rate

  • Loss of consciousness

  • Seizures

  • Death


What are the consequences of an anesthesia error?

The consequences of an anesthesia error can be serious, even fatal. Some of the most common injuries caused by anesthesia errors include:

  • Brain damage

  • Stroke

  • Heart attack

  • Respiratory failure

  • Death


How do I file an anesthesia error lawsuit in Texas?

If you or a loved one has been injured by an anesthesia error in Texas, you may be able to file a lawsuit. In order to file a lawsuit, you will need to prove that the anesthesia provider was negligent. This means that the provider failed to provide the appropriate standard of care.

The standard of care is the level of care that a reasonably competent anesthesia provider would have provided in the same circumstances. To prove that the anesthesia provider was negligent, you will need to show that they deviated from the standard of care.


What are the damages I can recover in an anesthesia error lawsuit?

If you are successful in an anesthesia error lawsuit, you may be able to recover a variety of damages, including:

  • Medical expenses

  • Lost wages

  • Pain and suffering

  • Emotional distress

  • Punitive damages


How can a lawyer help me with an anesthesia error lawsuit?

An experienced lawyer can help you understand your legal rights and options if you have been injured by an anesthesia error. They can also help you gather evidence, file a lawsuit, and negotiate a settlement.

If you are considering filing an anesthesia error lawsuit, it is important to speak with an experienced lawyer as soon as possible. The statute of limitations for anesthesia error lawsuits in Texas is two years. This means that you must file your lawsuit within two years of the date of the error.


Contact Us

If you have been injured by an anesthesia error in Texas, we encourage you to contact us to discuss your legal options. We have extensive experience handling anesthesia error cases, and we will fight to get you the compensation you deserve.


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We offer a free consultation to all potential clients. During your consultation, we will review your case and answer any questions you have. We will also discuss your legal options and help you decide if filing a lawsuit is right for you.

Call us today at (713) 449-5771 or contact us online to schedule your free consultation.

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