PARKINSON'S DISEASE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Nursing Home Resident Dies Following Coumadin Overdose PARKINSON'S DISEASE Expert Case

Nursing Home Resident Dies Following Coumadin Overdose

…  was first admitted to the facility, including diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, and an upper respiratory infection that had persisted for some weeks. …

Patient is Killed by Coumadin Overdose PARKINSON'S DISEASE Expert Case

Patient is Killed by Coumadin Overdose

…  nursing facility. Diagnoses on admission were diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, and hypertension. Due to the patient’s atrial fibrillation, Coumadin …

Sleep attack from dopamine agonists leads to deadly car accident PARKINSON'S DISEASE Expert Case

…  female with a past medial history degenerative disc disease for which she occasionally took analgesia prescribed to her by her …  neurologist. The patient was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and was started on a regimen of Sinemet and Mirapex to help control her …

Patient Dies From Untreated Aspiration Pneumonia PARKINSON'S DISEASE Expert Case

Patient Dies From Untreated Aspiration Pneumonia

This case involves a seventy-nine-year-old male patient who was receiving care at an assisted living facility following a stroke. The patient had a history of COPD and mild dementia but his family stated that he was generally alert, communicative, and soci …