COMPARTMENT SYNDROME EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

ER Nurse Misses Vein During IV Placement Causing Infiltration Burns COMPARTMENT SYNDROME Expert Case

This case involves a twenty-three-year-old female patient who was seen in the emergency room for lower back pain after being involved in a car accident. The patient was started on an IV drip of normal saline by an ER nurse while she waited for the ER physi …

Operating Room Staff Neglect Proper Positioning of Patient COMPARTMENT SYNDROME Expert Case

This case involves a twenty-four-year-old male who had a medical history significant for numerous knee injuries requiring surgical reconstruction. The third attempt at surgical repair of his left knee was complicated postoperatively. During the immediate r …