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Specific InjuryCase CitePlaintiff AgeDamage AwardAmount RreviewedAmount Held
Hypoxic Brain DamageBermeo v. Atakent, 671 N.Y.S.2d 727 (1st Dept. 1998)infant*Pain and Suffering$9,475,000$4,750,000
Birth defects as a
result of medical
malpractice
Adebowale v. Charles Drew Family Health Care Center, 702 N.Y.S.2d 841 (2d Dept. 2000)Infant*Past Pain and Suffering$100,000$75,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$600,000$300,000
Profound retardation and spastic quadriplegiaContorino v. Florida OB/GYN Association, P.C., 259 A.D.2d 460 (2d Dept. 1999)newborn*Past Pain and Suffering$3,000,000$3,000,000
*Loss of Services$150,000$150,000
Cerebral palsy and brain damageDepradine v. New York City Health and Hospitals Corp., 255 A.D.2d 288 (2d Dept. 1998)newborn*Pain and Suffering$6,737,114$6,737,114
Brain damageEccleston v. NYC Health & Hospitals, 698 N.Y.S.2d 869 (2d Dept. 1999)infant*Past Pain and Suffering$250,000$250,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$1,175,000$1,175,000
Cerebral palsy and brain damageMandroukakis v. County of Westchester, 707 N.Y.S.2d 910 (2d Dept. 2000)newborn*Past Pain and Suffering$2,500,000$750,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$3,000,000$1,500,000
Mental disabilities, hematoma, edema of the brainRodriguez v. Long Island College Hospital, 702 N.Y.S.2d 363 (2d Dept. 2000)Newborn*Past Pain and Suffering$500,000$250,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$1,000,000$400,000