CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-098458
This expert is board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, with further cardiac specialty training in Congenital Heart Interventional Catheterization. His education began in Saudi Arabia where he trained and practiced as a pediatric cardiologist but then came to the states to gain US residency training in pediatrics, followed by fellowships in Neonatology and perinatal medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, and Cardiac ...

CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Discharged Patient Suddenly Dies From Undiagnosed Heart Disease CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE Expert Case

This case involves a 70-year-old female that presented to the emergency room with a history of deep vein thrombosis. She complained of developing back, chest, and arm pain and numbness. Her physician discussed the high risk of the patient developing co …

Infant Requires Heart Assist Device Following Delayed Clinical Evaluation CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE Expert Case

This case involves a female infant who suffered pneumonia at 16 months of age. She was taken to the pediatrician’s office and seen by a nurse practitioner, not the pediatrician. The infant had a chest x-ray which was read as enlarged cardiac size. Clin …

Thoracic Surgery Results in Massive Intraoperative Bleed CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE Expert Case

…  intraoperative bleeding that caused massive strain on the heart tissue. The patient coded several times during the procedure but was able …  the patient required close monitoring for impending heart failure and was in need of a heart …

Surgeon Does Not Secure Leads During Pacemaker Placement CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE Expert Case

Surgeon Does Not Secure Leads During Pacemaker Placement

This case involves a forty-seven-year-old female who had a pacemaker installed when she was twenty-five-years-old. Approximately fifteen years following the placement of her pacemaker, there was a suspicion that the patient contracted an infection in the l …

Heart Failure Patient Goes Untreated at Local Hospital CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE Expert Case

Heart Failure Patient Goes Untreated at Local Hospital

…  room, where it was determined that he was suffering from congestive heart failure and pulmonary edema. The patient was transferred to the cardiac …