Patients rely on medical professionals to provide the type of care needed to maintain good health. Unfortunately, some medical professionals are guilty of engaging in medical malpractice. Medical malpractice occurs when a mistake is made by a doctor or nurse. The mistake must lead directly to additional injuries if you want to pursue a case in court. If you think that you might have a case, here are three ways that you can improve your chances of winning a medical malpractice lawsuit.