PNEUMONIA EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Emergency Department Prematurely Discharges Child With Severe Pneumonia PNEUMONIA Expert Case

…  times over a 3 month period. She was first diagnosed with pneumonia, given a 10-day course of amoxicillin and discharged from the emergency department. She returned and was found to have pneumonia with a large loculated pleural effusion. During this hospitalization, …

Elevated Oxygen Level Causes Fatal Surgical Fire PNEUMONIA Expert Case

Elevated Oxygen Level Causes Fatal Surgical Fire

…  male patient with a history of COPD who developed pneumonia and required intubation. Because the patient was difficult to wean, …

Pediatrics Experts Opine on Lack of Treatment for Fatal Pneumonia PNEUMONIA Expert Case

…  to the emergency room where he was diagnosed with pneumonia. Doctors did not change his medications at that time and he was …  determined that the patient suffered from acute viral pneumonia and the influenza B virus, which was complicated by an acute asthma …