Having a previous caesarean scar can sometimes cause complications in future pregnancies unless they are managed very carefully. Emily's mother didn't receive the advice about the risks presented by her scar and proceeded with trying for a natural delivery, which led to a tragic outcome for her little girl.
We all like to think we can trust our doctors to know what they are talking about. Even more so when they are giving you specialist advice about the risks of radiosurgery to your brain. Not all of us though think to make a note of what the doctor has just told us.
Ryan has cerebral palsy as a result of birth complication 21 years ago. His family had been previously advised by their original solicitor that they would not win a claim, and had even cancelled legal aid funding.
Amy was born by ventouse after a failed forceps delivery. Unfortunately, she was suffering from a lack of oxygen all the while the doctor tried to deliver her by forceps, which caused her to suffer a brain injury.