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CHCA Women’s Hospital v. Lidji, ___S.W.3d.____ (Tex. 2013)
Cases following West Oaks
Cases not following West Oaks
Ellis v. United States, 673 F.3d 367 (5th Cir. 2012).
M.D. Anderson v. King, ___S.W.3d ___, 2013 WL 3226790 (Tex. App.—Houston [14th Dist] 2013, n.p.h.).
Because the decision to only raise 2 bedrails was an “exercise of medical judgment,” the failure to raise those additional 2 rails constituted a complaint against the nursing staff, rather than a complaint about the use/misuse of tangible personal property.