INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Dies After Femoral Sheath is Removed by Resident INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly male patient who underwent femoral angioplasty. He proceeded to develop abdominal pain 2 hours after the procedure was completed due to an unrecognized peritoneal bleed. The patient was later seen by a resident who had limite …

Myelogram leads to punctured spinal cord and paralysis INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a female patient with a history of long-standing low back pain with a previous lumbar fusion performed at L3-S1. The patient was referred to the defending physician for a diagnostic myelogram and CT scan with consideration for a possible …

Epidural spinal injections leads to lower limb paralysis INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a seventy-one-year-old female patient who underwent an epidural injection in the lumbar spine. Since the injection, the patient has experienced significant pain and weakness and she had great difficulty ambulating. According to the treat …

Patient sustains severe brain damage from CT angiogram INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a patient who presented to the hospital with complaints of dizziness, numbness to the fingertips and face, and shortness of breath. A CT without contrast revealed a large, non-specific, oval-shaped mass centered in the region of the left …