What is the potential liability in a medical malpractice case in Iowa?

Iowa law does not place any limitations on medical malpractice awards. Defendants are potentially liable for any reasonable damages awarded by a jury including economic damages (such as medical expenses and loss of income), noneconomic damages (such as pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment) and punitive damages.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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