ANOXIC ENCEPHALOPATHY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Alcohol Withdrawal Patient Is Taken Off ICU Ventilator Prematurely ANOXIC ENCEPHALOPATHY Expert Case

This case involves a 45-year-old female patient with a history of alcohol abuse who presented to the hospital with complaints of abdominal pain. She was admitted for management of alcohol withdrawal. During the course of her admission, the patient was  …

Delayed Treatment in Kidney Failure Patient ANOXIC ENCEPHALOPATHY Expert Case

Delayed Treatment in Kidney Failure Patient

…  that the patient had been experiencing symptoms of encephalopathy for the past year. The patient’s hospital course was …  patient severely decompensated. He then passed away due to anoxic encephalopathy, uremic encephalopathy, and cardiopulmonary cessation due …

Improper Intubation Leads to Brain Damage ANOXIC ENCEPHALOPATHY Expert Case

Improper Intubation Leads to Brain Damage

This case involves a 76-year-old female patient underwent routine hip surgery.  Alleged improper intubation prevented proper ventilation and  oxygen delivery to brain tissue for between 3 – 6 minutes. The patient had difficulty being aroused postoperati …