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Torts Keyed to Underwood
Lord v. Lovett
Citation:770 A.2d 1103 (N.H. 2001)
One day, the plaintiff suffered a broken neck in an automobile accident and was treated at the hospital that the defendants worked at. The plaintiff alleged that the defendants misdiagnosed her spinal cord injury, which resulted in them failing to immobilize her properly and to administer steroid therapy. Overall, the plaintiff argued that the defendant’s misdiagnosis causes her to lose the opportunity for a substantially better recovery.
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