MEDICAL EXPERT WITNESSES

MEDICAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Electronic Medical Record Vendor Suffers Data Breach MEDICAL Expert Case

Electronic Medical Record Vendor Suffers Data Breach

…  a class action suit against a cloud-based electronic medical record vendor for failing to safeguard patient information archived in …  allegedly suffered a data breach that compromised the medical records of more than 100,000 patients. An expert proficient in …

Delayed Skin Cancer Diagnosis Results In Complicated Removal MEDICAL Expert Case

Delayed Skin Cancer Diagnosis Results In Complicated Removal

This case involves a 56-year-old male patient who presented to his dermatologist with a mole on his chin. The dermatologist diagnosed him with an infected hair follicle, prescribed topical treatment, and recommended follow up in 2 weeks. During the fol …

Delayed MRI Allegedly Leads To Patient’s Rapid Neurological Decline MEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves an 80-year-old male with a history of hypertension and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. He had been off of the blood thinner Warfarin for several months when he presented to the emergency room with altered mental status. On initial  …

Birth Injury Causes A Child Ongoing Neurological Complications MEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves a 6-year-old child who experienced a complicated vaginal delivery at birth. Immediately following his birth, he was diagnosed with shoulder dystocia and secondary Erb’s Palsy of his left upper extremity. Over the course of the first year …

Surgical Oncologist Fails To Remove Clip Following Mastectomy MEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves a 31 year-old-female with a family history of breast cancer who was suspected to have a marker for developing breast cancer in the future. A biopsy of her left breast showed atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH), a retroareolar, and a  …

Misinterpretation Of CT Scan Leads To Child’s Premature Death MEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves a 3-year-old girl who presented to the emergency room with intermittent screaming episodes which seemed to be relieved by vomiting. She was administered a laxative and an enema for possible constipation. The physician suspected that  …

Discharged Patient Suddenly Dies From Undiagnosed Heart Disease MEDICAL 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 …