MRSA INFECTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury MRSA INFECTION Expert Case

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury

This case involves an 8-year-old female who initially presented to her pediatrician after injuring her knee on the school playground. The patient experienced persistent pain and intermittent fevers following the injury, and she was sent for imaging and blo …

General Surgery Experts Discuss Surgical Wound Infection MRSA INFECTION Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient in Wyoming who was morbidly obese patient who suffered from an infected surgical incision following surgery. The patient presented to a general surgeon for what was initially supposed to be a routine gallbladde …

Mismanaged Case of MRSA Results in Fatality MRSA INFECTION Expert Case

Mismanaged Case of MRSA Results in Fatality

…  discharge, the patient had a positive nasal culture for MRSA. The hospital staff neglected to change his medication to reflect his new …  over the following days that was also positive for MRSA. The patient became septic, went into shock, and died shortly …

Emergency Medicine Expert Opines on Inadequate Testing of Suspected MRSA MRSA INFECTION Expert Case

…  Plaintiff’s husband had his sore cultured and diagnosed as MRSA and was successfully treated. The Plaintiff was seen by a physician …  who, despite being aware of the Plaintiff’s husband’s MRSA infection, did not order any tests. Subsequently, she was discharged from the …

Infectious disease expert advises on MRSA infections post surgery MRSA INFECTION Expert Case

…  a spinal surgery patient who alleges that he acquired MRSA from his surgeon. Defendant doctor recommended spine surgery for …  the bacteria, methicillin resistant Staph aureus (MRSA) infection during the third surgery, he said. The defendant’s dog had MRSA at …