| Feb 4, 2011
| 6:49 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Millions of people go under the knife every year, but what happens when the anesthesia you are given wears off in the middle of the operation? Being awake during surgery is every patient's worst nightmare, and it happened to Jana-...
| Feb 11, 2011
When considering plastic surgery, it's hard to know what questions to ask.
First, you have to decide whether to have the surgery at all. Then you must choose a surgeon.
We asked two experts, Fort Lauderdale cosmetic surgeon Paul Wigoda and Miami...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 6:38 PM
For a time this year, a psychiatric hospital run by the state of Maryland didn't have enough injectable drugs for schizophrenia patients who refused to take pills.
Doses of the most effective drug to boost blood pressure in patients at risk of dying from...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 3:16 PM
I’ve never had a farmer pass out on me in nearly 15 years of practice. I’ve heard them complain, leave the room, gag and retch, but they’ve always remained on their feet during even the most disgusting procedures. That is, until a few...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 6:52 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- After a long delay, testimony resumed Wednesday in the involuntary manslaughter trial against Michael Jackson's personal physician, Dr. Conrad Murray.
Dr. Steven Shafter, who is likely the prosecution's last witness, took the...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:54 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Dr. Conrad Murray probably gave Michael Jackson 40 times more of the surgical anesthetic than he admitted to police, a leading expert on the drug testified Thursday.
Dr. Steven Shafter was the last witness called before the...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 5:10 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Round two of the battle of the propofol experts started Thursday afternoon in the trial of Michael Jackson's doctor as the defense anesthesiology expert began his testimony.
When Dr. Paul White continues his testimony Friday, and he...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:59 AM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- The jury in the Conrad Murray trial is in recess until Thursday, when closing arguments are set to begin. Murray is accused of involuntary manslaughter in the death of pop star Michael Jackson in June 2009.
On Tuesday, Murray ended...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 8:22 AM
A review by the Joint Commission found several problems at Carlisle Regional Medical Center. The Commission gathers information about accredited medical centers through direct observations by employees and other interviews.
This comes after an...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:06 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- More former girlfriends are expected to testify Tuesday in the manslaughter trial against Dr. Conrad Murray, including one who claims she was on the phone with the physician when Michael Jackson stopped breathing.
At the preliminary...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 7:39 AM
In response to a botched abortion last year that led to a semiconscious teenager being transported to a hospital in the back of a Chevy Malibu, the state health department has proposed the first regulations on Maryland's nearly 20-year-old abortion law....