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Misdiagnosis alleged in wrongful death claim

Louie Torres Jul. 28, 2016, 12:31pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing A. Thomas Petropulos, M.D., The Cardiology Group LLC, Consultants in Cardiology & Electrophysiology LLC, Advocate Health and Hospitals Corporation and Advocate Christ Hospital Health Partners in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in health care.

Man accuses restaurant of causing illness

Louie Torres Jul. 28, 2016, 12:24pm

CHICAGO — A man is suing Carbon on 26th LLC, d/b/a Carbon Live Fire Mexican Grill, a restaurant, alleging negligence, insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries and product liability.

Compensation sought for hand injury

Louie Torres Jul. 28, 2016, 12:16pm

CHICAGO — A couple's lawsuit against Superior Staffing Inc. and Alberto Salgado, individually and as agent, servant and employee of Superior Staffing Inc., cites alleged liability and negligence.

Woman says plasma donation procedure went wrong

Louie Torres Jul. 28, 2016, 12:11pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing CSL Plasma Inc., a foreign corporation, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Fall from chair allegedly caused fracture that led to death

Louie Torres Jul. 28, 2016, 12:07pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Adventist Midwest Health, d//b/a Adventist Lagrange Memorial Hospital, and Steven K. Sauerberg in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in medical care.

Estate administrator cites Dram Shop Act in death case

Louie Torres Jul. 27, 2016, 6:17pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing Club 390 Corp. and unknown alleged intoxicated persons, alleging negligence under the Dram Shop Act.

Man blames dog's death on negligence in veterinary care

Louie Torres Jul. 27, 2016, 6:11pm

CHICAGO — A man is suing Allen Glater and McKillip Animal Hospital Ltd., alleging negligence in veterinary care.

Woman blames nursing home for fall injuries

Louie Torres Jul. 27, 2016, 6:04pm

CHICAGO — A woman is suing Glenwood Healthcare & Rehab Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Man claims care providers missed tendon injury

Louie Torres Jul. 27, 2016, 5:58pm

CHICAGO — A man is suing Northwestern Memorial Hospital; Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation, d/b/a Northwestern Medical Group; Northwestern Medicine; Patrick Connor, M.D.; Hinsdale Orthopaedics Associates, S.C., d/b/a Hinsdale Orthopaedics; and Leah Urbanosky, M.D., alleging negligence and insufficient measures  taken to prevent injuries.

Estate administrator blames nursing home for lethal disease

Louie Torres Jul. 27, 2016, 5:51pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing Southpoint Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC; Southpoint Nursing & Rehabilitation Center; Southpoint Nursing & rehabilitation Center, LLC; Manor Care of South Holland IL, LLC; Manorcare of South Holland; and Manorcare Health Services-South Holland in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Woman alleges negligence during childbirth

Louie Torres Jul. 26, 2016, 6:07pm

CHICAGO — A mother is suing Melissa Keene, M.D.; Norman Ginsberg, M.D.; Marc Kleinberg, M.D.; Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation d/b/a Northwestern Medical Group; Northwestern Memorial Hospital; The Association for Women's Health Care Ltd. and Reproductive Genetics Institute Inc., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Wrongful death claim alleges negligence by nursing home

Louie Torres Jul. 26, 2016, 6:02pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Manorcare of South Holland LLC, d/b/a Manorcare Health Services - South Holland, in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Emergency response fell short, suit alleges

Louie Torres Jul. 26, 2016, 5:57pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a man's estate is suing the Village of Antioch, a municipal corporation, claiming that insufficient emergency response led to the man's death.

Estate administrator claims nursing home was negligent

Louie Torres Jul. 26, 2016, 5:49pm

CHICAGO — An administrator is suing Countryside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center LLC, d/b/a Countryside Nursing and Rehab Center and Extended Care Consulting LLC, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Suit claims nursing home responsible in man's death

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2016, 1:02pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing Manor Care of Rolling Meadows IL LLC, d/b/a Manorcare Health Services - Rolling Meadows, in a wrongful death suit alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Couple's lawsuit alleges failure to diagnose properly

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2016, 12:56pm

CHICAGO — A couple's lawsuit against Adventist Health Partners, Inc.; Adventist Health System; Adventist Health System Sunbelt Healthcare Corporation; Hinsdale Primary care Associates; Hinsdale Primary Care; and Smitha Rajasekhar, M.D., health providers, alleges negligence in failure to diagnose a cerebral aneurysm.

Woman seeks compensation for fall on hospital premises

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2016, 12:49pm

CHICAGO — A woman individual is suing Loyola University Medical Center, Loyola Hospital and Loyola University Health System, alleging negligence related to a fall.

Hospital accused of allowing pressure ulcer to develop

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2016, 12:45pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Advocate Health and Hospitals Corporation, d/b/a Advocate Christ Medical Center, alleging negligence in hospital care.

Negligence alleged in nursing home care

Louie Torres Jul. 25, 2016, 12:38pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Symphony of Crestwood LLC, d/b/a Symphony of Crestwood, in a wrongful death suit alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Suit alleges death linked to nursing home negligence

Louie Torres Jul. 22, 2016, 2:30pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Glenshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre Ltd., d/b/a Glenshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre, in a wrongful death suit alleging negligence in nursing home care.