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Missed Fracture Compensation

Failure to carry out shoulder replacement correctly

Defendant: Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

The Facts The claimant, a 50 year old woman, had successfully undergone a right shoulder replacement in 2003. She regained full pain free movement. A few years later, her left shoulder started causing her problems and she returned to the same surgeon who...

Missed Scaphoid Fracture


Facts A 12 year old girl fell and injured her right, dominant, wrist. After a couple of days, it was very painful and had begun to swell. She attended A & E at the hospital and an x-ray was carried out. She was told it was just a sprain and was given...

Missed diagnosis of a fracture in both elbows

Background: This claim involved a case against the Claimant’s employer and against the hospital that dealt with his follow up care...

Scaphoid fracture - failure to diagnose

Defendants: West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

The Facts The claimant, a man of 23 years old, had an injury playing football. He fell and hurt his wrist and went to hospital. X-rays were taken but a fracture to the scaphoid bone was missed on the films and he was sent home without treatment.