NUTRITION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Dies Due to Lack of Prompt Treatment NUTRITION Expert Case

Patient Dies Due to Lack of Prompt Treatment

This case takes place in Iowa and involves a male patient with an extensive medical history of multiple chronic conditions. The patient went to a nephrology appointment, while just prior to the appointment, he had dry heaves and was suctioned for foul sme …

Woman Allegedly Injured By Dietary Supplements NUTRITION Expert Case

Woman Allegedly Injured By Dietary Supplements

This case takes place in Delaware and involves a middle-aged female who developed blood clots after taking a range of dietary supplements, using both hormonal controls and the popularized tropical Garcinia Cambogia supplement. After purchasing a packet of …

Missed Diagnosis of Bowel Ischemia Results in Death NUTRITION Expert Case

Missed Diagnosis of Bowel Ischemia Results in Death

This case takes place in Kansas and involves a middle-aged male patient who died from septic shock, multiorgan dysfunction syndrome, bowel perforation, and bowel ischemia/bowel infarction. His past medical history included Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and surg …

Life Care Planner Evaluates Healthcare Costs For Intellectually Disabled Teen NUTRITION Expert Case

This autism analysis case takes place in Wisconsin and involves a teenager with a past medical history of autism, disruptive behavior disorder, hypogammaglobulinemia, intractable seizures from a very young age, and overall intellectual disability with an …