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Woman Awarded $110M in Malpractice Suit over Asthma Attack

A Bronx grandmother was awarded a whopping $110.6 million in a malpractice lawsuit against St. Barnabas Hospital and several doctors over their care of a December 2010 asthma attack that triggered a massive brain injury, keeping the matriarch hospitalized and in a nursing home for nearly a year and leaving her with crippling — and lifelong — speech and motor deficits.

The jury verdict Friday in Bronx Supreme Court to Keimoneia Redish, 48, was a stunning victory for the mom of five sons and one grandchild who argued doctors failed to consider transferring her to another facility with more advanced care needed for a swelling in the brain caused by the buildup of carbon dioxide.

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