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Neurology Expert Opines on Brain Damage Following Pacemaker Revision Surgery NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man who underwent revision surgery to correct an earlier procedure to implant a pacemaker. During the procedure, doctors attempted to place a line into the patient’s jugular vein in order to administer blood products, howeve …

Neurology Experts Discuss Lack of Informed Consent During Nerve Resection NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient with a medical history of cancer, which had been successfully treated. On the date of the incident in question, the patient underwent surgical resection of suspicious lymph nodes. Prior to the surgery, the patient had dis …

Neurology Expert Discuss Tardive Dyskinesia After Prescription Drug Use NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves patients who suffered complications following administration of a commonly used gastrointestinal treatment. The plaintiffs were collectively patients at an in-patient treatment facility for several months, during which time they were ad …

Delay in Ischemic Stroke Treatment Leads to Permanent Cognitive Disabilities NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient who developed numbness on her left side and went immediately to her local hospital. Imaging showed possible stroke and swelling. She was not given tPA and was urgently transferred to another medical center. More …

Leading Neurologist Opines on Nerve Damage From Toxic Mold Exposure NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a man who suffered a number of neurological symptoms after he was exposed to toxic mold in his apartment. Unbeknownst to the Plaintiff, the apartment he had lived in for several years was heavily infested with black mold after a pipe br …

Neurosurgery Expert Opines on Delayed Care Leading to Paraplegia NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a female Plaintiff who injured her back while working in a shipping and receiving center. She presented to her primary care physician complaining of significant pain and was prescribed painkillers and sent home. Over the course of the n …

Physician Fails to Treat Nerve Sheath Tumor After Detection NEUROLOGY Expert Case

Physician Fails to Treat Nerve Sheath Tumor After Detection

This case involves a patient who presented to defendant with an extensive history of neurofibromas and complaints of a cough. The doctor scheduled a CT scan to explore for changes in her neurofibromas. The patient had a CT scan performed, however there was …

Neurology Expert Discusses Relationship Between Stroke and Previous Injury NEUROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged woman who suffered a neck injury while participating in a three-legged race at an event sponsored by her church. Just over a month after the injury occurred – which, at the time, did not manifest many physical symptoms be …