Radtke v. Defendant Physician

  • Circuit Court, Cook County, Illinois07/01/1997
    Client: Defendant Physician
    Outcome: Defense Verdict

Synopsis:

Plaintiff claimed mismanagement of a partial bowel obstruction. Plaintiff alleged that negligent removal of nasogastric tube allowed the decedent’s stomach to overfill, resulting in aspiration of vomit and choking death.

Plaintiff sought over $1.1 million. The jury returned a defense verdict.