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Nursing Expert Discusses Post Surgical Bedsore Development HOSPITAL Expert Case

…  case involves an elderly woman who was admitted to the hospital in order to undergo a procedure to remove her kidney following a …  extensive. Following her surgery, she remained in the same hospital in which she underwent surgery for a period of several weeks. During …

Cancer Patient is Killed by Drug Overdose Caused by Alleged Software Error HOSPITAL Expert Case

…  to several other organs. The patient was kept in the hospital for several days, after which time she was released to the care of a skilled nursing facility. While at hospital, the patient was receiving medication to treat high blood pressure. …

Hospital Administration Expert Comments on Delay in Critical Surgery HOSPITAL Expert Case

…  riding on her motor scooter. She was taken to a local hospital, where she was diagnosed with multiple fractures in her spine, as well …  to her facial bones. She was transported from the local hospital to a larger facility that was better equipped to treat her injuries. …

Bowel Perforation Causes Multiple Organ Failure and Death HOSPITAL Expert Case

…  and lethargy. He was taken to the ER and admitted to the hospital, where he was given stool softeners, however he remained in …  in a surgeon when the patient initially presented to the hospital. After spending several days in agonizing pain, he was eventually …

Elderly Patient Receives Negligent Care in Hospital HOSPITAL Expert Case

Elderly Patient Receives Negligent Care in Hospital

This case takes place in New Jersey and involves an elderly  female patient who died after undergoing surgery for a stomach disorder. When the patient awoke after her surgery, she was given a combination of narcotic sedatives, and was found to be unresp …

Patient is Sexually Assaulted During Hospital Stay HOSPITAL Expert Case

Patient is Sexually Assaulted During Hospital Stay

…  over the course of several days. While she was in the hospital, she was paired with another female roommate with a known history of …  to the pairing, despite the fact that this particular hospital did have screening procedures in place. The woman was subsequently …