Misdiagnosis & Delays of Cardiac Related Conditions

Given the importance and sensitivity of the heart and circulatory system, any cardiac condition, impairment or complication must be diagnosed and treated promptly with a detailed and time sensitive treatment plan. Cardiology errors may arise where there has been a misdiagnosis of a cardiac condition and delay in providing effective treatment for the medical condition. Instances may also arise where there has been a delay in providing effective cardiology post-operative care and rehabilitation.

Types of Cardiac Misdiagnosis & Delay In Treatment Errors

Any incorrect deviation from the correct medical procedure, misdiagnosis and delay in healthcare and medical assistance can potentially be devastating for the individual affected, and in some cases, can be fatal. Such errors may include:

  • A delay in providing treatment for chronic cardiac conditions such as hypertension, angina, high cholesterol, familial hypercholesterolaemia, atrial fibrillation and coronary heart disease 
  • Misdiagnosis of symptoms of cardiac conditions, resulting in a delay in treatment 
  • A delay in providing treatment for serious cardiac conditions such as a heart attack, cardiac arrest and aortic aneurysm resulting in heart failure, damage and deterioation. 
  • A delay in carrying out tests and scans such as a chest scan, x-ray, D-dimer test, CT scan and  carotid artery ultrasound
  • Misinterpretation of scan and test results such as ECG and coronary calcium scores
  • And other cardiac misdiagnosis and delays

If you or a loved one has suffered from misdiagnosis or a delay in treatment of a cardiac related condition, Mistreatment.com may be able to assist. 

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What can I claim for in a successful medical negligence claim?

In successful misdiagnosis and delay in treatment compensation claims our specialist medical negligence solicitors have experience in recovering compensation, as well as arranging any necessary services to improve the client’s quality of life. 

  • Compensation for the Injury or Loss
  • Loss of Earnings
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  • Rehabilitation Costs
  • Housing Adaptation & Relocation
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  • Recovering The Legal Costs

As each enquiry is unique the advice given will be tailored to the individual circumstances of the client.

About Our Medical Negligence Teams

Mistreatment.com is comprised of specialist teams of medical negligence solicitors throughout England and Wales. Mistreatment.com are committed in fighting for truth and justice, raising clinical standards and ensuring you or your loved ones receive the compensation you deserve under a no win no fee basis. Find out more about members of our misdiagnosis and delay in treatment compensation team…

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