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Passengers Suffer Spinal Injuries From Car Accident CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

Passengers Suffer Spinal Injuries From Car Accident

This case involves two passengers who were involved in a car accident on their way to the airport. The accident took place in February following an ice storm. There were icy conditions on the highway which caused a charter bus to spin out of control and …

Chiropractic Manipulation Causes Stroke In Young Patient CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

Chiropractic Manipulation Causes Stroke In Young Patient

This case involves a 27-year-old female patient with a past medical history of hypertension. The patient presented to a chiropractor for adjustment and neck manipulation. The patient had seen this particular chiropractor in the past and the chiropracto …

Chiropractor Fails To Recognize Signs of Cauda Equina Syndrome CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

This case involves a woman who presented to her chiropractor with severe lower back pain and numbness in her bilateral lower extremities. The chiropractor performed a manipulation on the woman and sent her home. The woman continued to experience pain f …

Chiropractic Medicine Expert Opines on Patient Stroke After Neck Manipulation CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

This case involves a man in his 30’s who went to see a new chiropractor for neck manipulation for headaches and neck pain. Immediately after the manipulation, the patient complained of blurry vision, vertigo, loss of balance, and dizziness. Initially, the  …

Chiropractic Center Sued for Causing Patient’s Stroke CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

Chiropractic Center Sued for Causing Patient’s Stroke

…  expert in massage therapy and chiropractic treatments was needed to testify in a malpractice trial that …  the man’s stroke, and that he had been unaware that the chiropractic procedure could be …

Chiropractic Adjustment Causes Arterial Injury and Stroke CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

Chiropractic Adjustment Causes Arterial Injury and Stroke

This case involves a male patient, who presented to his long-time chiropractor for cervical adjustment. Immediately after the manipulation, the patient began to experience severe vertigo and vomiting. He was transferred from the chiropractors office to a h …

Young Patient Suffers Stroke After Chiropractic Manipulation CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

…  with a history of back pain that was being managed through chiropractic spinal manipulation. Following one of his sessions, the patient …  with a cerebellar stroke likely caused by the earlier chiropractic …

Emergency Medicine Expert Discusses Delayed Diagnosis of Spinal Abscess CHIROPRACTIC Expert Case

This case involves a male patient in Georgia who presented to the emergency department by EHS with complaints of neck pain for several days. He was evaluated by a nurse practitioner and was promptly discharged with a diagnosis of muscle strain. He was not  …