HOUSTON - The First District Texas Court of Appeals on April 30 affirmed a defense verdict for the defendants in a medical malpractice action involving the death of a patient, concluding that the trial court did not err in selecting the jury (Korlynn V. Obey, et al. v. East Houston Surgical Associates, P.A., et al., No. 01-11-00825-CV, Texas App., 1st Dist.; 2013 Tex. App. LEXIS 5243).