August 2012

Cardiac Surgeon Obtains Defense Verdict in Jury Trial Claiming Negligence

A cardiac surgeon prevailed in a case involving alleged negligence in a coronary bypass procedure. The plaintiff claimed the surgeon severed the patient’s vagus nerve, resulting in a paralyzed diaphragm. Tom Joensen served as lead counsel in obtaining a complete defense verdict for the surgeon in the jury trial.

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