The loss of life of a 24-year-old Jeopardy! champion has sparked a medical malpractice lawsuit.
Debbie Smith confirmed final February that her son, sport present contestant Brayden Smith, had handed away not lengthy after his profitable streak on Jeopardy!. She did not give a trigger of loss of life.
Now, his mother and father Debbie and Scott Smith are suing Nevada physicians Godwin Ofikwu and Irfana Razzaq, in addition to Dignity Health and St. Rose Dominican Hospital – San Martin Campus and extra defendants.
“His final days had been a nightmare. His loss of life was preordained by the misconduct of docs and nurses. None of this needed to be,” reads the Jan. 11 lawsuit obtained by E! News.
His mother and father say that Brayden underwent a colon elimination surgical procedure on Jan. 15, 2021, at St. Rose hospital however he allegedly did not obtain some drugs that may assist forestall blood clots. “Brayden was by no means given heparin or anticoagulants post-surgery which was beneath the usual of care,” the go well with states.