Wilkes & McHugh Verdict AZ $2M - Pressure Sores/Infection/Death

52 year old in a skilled nursing facility.  The primary claims were wrongful death and elder abuse.  (Under Arizona law, the statutory beneficiaries-in this case a young son and wife-each had their own loss of consortium/loss of services, etc claim for the death of the decedent.)

The injury allegations were pressure sores-leading to-infection-leading to-sepsis-leading to-death. 

There was a survey complaint directly on point with the resident, much of which came into evidence.

$2 million verdict.

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