New Haven, Connecticut, residents may have witnessed cases of medical malpractice. In general, medical malpractice refers to those errors that occur due to negligence during surgery or other medical treatments. Those incidents represent deviations from the standard precautions that are usually taken during treatment.
Sometimes, a patient undergoes a treatment or surgery meant for some other patient. At times, surgery is performed at a site other than the intended one. Such negligence can cause significant personal injury to the patient and, sometimes, even death.