Monthly Archives: November 2014

Defense Win November 2014

bruce-keplingerjohn-hicks Bruce Keplinger and John Hicks of Norris & Keplinger of Overland Park, Kansas, successfully represented a pediatrician in a medical malpractice wrongful death case.  The plaintiffs were the parents of a two and a half month old child who died of bacterial meningitis.  The child was seen in defendant's office on Friday, July 16, 2010, with a low grade fever, decreased feeding and fussiness.  The mother reported that the fever had been present for seven days and that the child's temperature remained between 100 and 101 despite Tylenol.  On physical examination, however, the child made good eye contact and...
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