BELOW THE KNEE AMPUTATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Veteran Requires Holistic Care Following Traumatic Bombing BELOW THE KNEE AMPUTATION Expert Case

Veteran Requires Holistic Care Following Traumatic Bombing

…  life-altering injuries from a bomb while in combat. The veteran suffered third-degree burns over a portion of her body, required below the knee amputation of her left leg, and lost her vision. Following her …

Woman Requires Leg Amputation After Contracting Carbon Monoxide Poisoning BELOW THE KNEE AMPUTATION Expert Case

…  amputation after suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning. The woman was renting a house with a poor heating system and no fireplace. In …  progressive gangrene and high fever. The woman required a below the knee …

Patient Contracts Fatal Infections After Foot Amputation BELOW THE KNEE AMPUTATION Expert Case

…  was referred to vascular surgery for revascularization. The patient received angioplasty and stent treatment as well as antibiotics and …  Non-healing at the amputation sites mandated bilateral below the knee amputation but the patient succumbed to pneumonia shortly after …

Flu Victim Undergoes Double Amputation After Vasopressor Treatment BELOW THE KNEE AMPUTATION Expert Case

…  for additional follow up. Less than two days later, the patient was found unconscious by his girlfriend and was immediately rushed …  to become ischemic and, eventually, necessitated a double amputation. It was claimed that the initial work-up at the walk-in clinic …

Patient Has Pulmonary Embolism Following Knee Replacement BELOW THE KNEE AMPUTATION Expert Case

Patient Has Pulmonary Embolism Following Knee Replacement

…  leg amputated following a complication of an outpatient knee arthroscopy. During the procedure, there were a number of vascular issues leading to the decision …