PHYSICIAN EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Delayed C-Section Leads to Infant Fatality PHYSICIAN Expert Case

Delayed C-Section Leads to Infant Fatality

…  variable decelerations, which prompted the resident physician to move the patient to her left side. An hour later, the …

Fatal Brain Bleed Goes Undiagnosed PHYSICIAN Expert Case

Fatal Brain Bleed Goes Undiagnosed

…  to the ER complaining of headaches and mild nausea. The ER physician’s initial impression was a concussion and mild neck strain, and the …

Patient Blinded After Lasik Surgery PHYSICIAN Expert Case

Patient Blinded After Lasik Surgery

…  for corrective lenses. While performing the procedure, the physician used a LASIK blade to shave the cornea. At some point through the …

Endoscopic Percutaneous Discectomy Results in Paralysis PHYSICIAN Expert Case

Endoscopic Percutaneous Discectomy Results in Paralysis

…  as she was being taken to the OR and under sedation, the physician looked at her and stated, “I don’t know if I could do this one”- from …  the exact same herniation still in place. The treating physician recommended a laminectomy to alleviate the paralysis.  However, the …

ER Expert Witness Comments on Delayed Diagnosis of Infarction PHYSICIAN Expert Case

ER Expert Witness Comments on Delayed Diagnosis of Infarction

…  and elevated blood pressure.  He presented to his family physician due to elevated blood pressure, discomfort in his neck when lying on …  blood pressure.  The patient followed up with his physician four times with the same symptoms and no improvement, despite …