BEDSORE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Nursing Home Staff Fails To Properly Clean Patient With Persistent Incontinence BEDSORE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly male patient who was admitted to the nursing home after a hospital stay during which he contracted C-Difficile. Upon admission to the nursing home, the patient suffered from fecal incontinence due to the C-Difficile and was no …

Police Department Infringes On Civil Rights Of Handicap Arrestee BEDSORE Expert Case

This case involves a civil rights action against the police department of a major west coast city. A 32-year-old wheelchair bound plaintiff was arrested for drug-related charges in a local bar. The plaintiff had several pressure ulcers as a result of time …

Sedentary Patient Develops Pressure Sores During Rehabilitation BEDSORE Expert Case

 This case involves a woman who developed pressure sores following a surgical procedure. The patient was admitted to an inpatient rehabilitation facility and was not found to have any pressure wounds at the time of admission. The patient was primarily se …

Patient Suffers Serious Neglect by Home Healthcare Povider BEDSORE Expert Case

This bariatric nursing case involves an overweight, elderly patient who was being taken care of in a home health setting. The Defendant company reported that the patient was doing well under their care to distant friends and relatives. At one point, a fr …

Elderly Patient Dies From Untreated Bedsores BEDSORE Expert Case

Elderly Patient Dies From Untreated Bedsores

…  timely diagnosis, which led to a delay in treatment of the bedsores. The patient died and the cause of death was a severe staph infection …

Elderly Man Not Properly Cared for in Nursing Home BEDSORE Expert Case

Elderly Man Not Properly Cared for in Nursing Home

This senior care case involves an 84-year-old male with a medical history significant for CVA, cachexia, hypertension, type II diabetes, and mild anemia. The patient recently suffered a CVA with left hemiparesis and was discharged to a nursing home for fu …