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Patient of St. Louis medical facility alleges fall was not prevented

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 21, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A patient of a St. Louis nursing facility and his wife allege the facility's operators failed to prevent him from falling.

Patient alleges paralysis caused by Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University's failure to provide timely care

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 20, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A patient of a St. Louis medical facility alleges emergency surgery wasn't ordered in time and caused paralysis.

Children file suit wrongful death against St. Louis University Hospital over woman's cancer treatment

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 20, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The children of a woman who died from complications of cancer in 2017 allege she was not informed of two scans prior to her death that found nodules in her lung.

Allergan, Apollo Endosurgery say plaintiffs 'grafted' claims to thwart diversity in LAP-BAND case

By Sam Knef | Aug 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Defendants Allergan USA Inc. and Apollo Endosurgery US Inc. have filed to remove a medical malpractice and medical device products liability case to federal court.

Daughter files wrongful death suit against Alexian Brothers Landsdowne Village over mother's care

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges a St. Louis skilled nursing facility failed to properly care for her late mother.

St. Louis woman alleges she fell from stretcher because emergency personnel failed to secure wheels

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 15, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis woman alleges she was injured in a fall from a stretcher because emergency personnel failed to adequately secure the wheels of the stretcher.

Woman alleges heart damage after surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospital

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 15, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A patient alleges she was left with damage to her heart because of a surgical error.

Barnes Jewish Hospital alleged to have failed to timely diagnose woman's stroke

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 14, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges that a medical facility failed to timely diagnose that she was having a stroke.

Woman alleges negligence of St. Louis doctor caused need for revision surgery

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she needed revision surgery because of the negligence of a physician.

Patient files malpractice suit against physician, St. Louis University over alleged procedure injuries

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former patient alleges the negligence of a St. Louis University physician caused him to develop sepsis and need further medical treatment.

Minor, parents allege brain damage caused by negligence of Cardinal Glennon Children's Foundation

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 7, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A minor patient is alleged to have suffered brain damage after a procedure at a St. Louis hospital.

Couple files suit against St. Louis dentists over allegations piece of tool used during extraction lodged in bone

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 6, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she has permanent nerve damage after a tooth extraction at a St. Louis dental office.

SSM Health's pensions do not violate federal rules, judge rules

By Takesha Thomas | Aug 1, 2018

A federal judge threw out a pension-related lawsuit on July 23, ruling a nonprofit hospital with ties to the Roman Catholic Church did not violate retirement plan regulations.

Patient seeks damages from Barnes-Jewish Hospital, doctor over alleged surgery injuries

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 30, 2018

ST. LOUIS – An Illinois man alleges he needed additional surgery because of the negligence of a physician at a St. Louis hospital.

Davol and Bard, makers of mesh implant, face gross negligence, fraud claims after surgery patient allegedly is injured

By Sandra Lane | Jul 28, 2018

The lawsuit claims a history of infection, organ damage and death in patients implanted with the device.

Judge grants protective order for Primary Care Pharmacy in case against Express Scripts

By Mary Ann Magnell | Jul 28, 2018

In a billing dispute over medical supplies, Primary Care Pharmacy alleges that Express Scripts "improperly recouped" more than a half-million dollars.

Parents file negligence suit against Barnes-Jewish Hospital, physician over circumcision procedure

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 27, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Collinsville, Illinois parents allege that their minor son needed a revision surgery because of the negligence of a St. Louis physician.

Suit over allegations of infection caused by Terumo medical device removed to federal court

By Sam Knef | Jul 26, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A company that manufactures heater-cooler devices used for open heart surgeries has removed a products liability suit to federal court at the Eastern District of Missouri.

Man alleges negligence of Barnes-Jewish Hospital caused post-surgery complications

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Madison County man alleges that he experienced two strokes after a heart surgery at St. Louis hospital.

Patient alleges Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis failed to adopt measures to prevent fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Madison County, Illinois man alleges a St. Louis medical facility failed to implement measures to keep him from falling while under its care.

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