PNEUMOTHORAX EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Neonatologist Improperly Intubates Premature Newborn PNEUMOTHORAX Expert Case

Neonatologist Improperly Intubates Premature Newborn

This case involves a fetus who was delivered at twenty-four weeks with hypoplastic lung disease. The mother experienced a premature rupture of membranes in the nineteenth week of pregnancy and was transported to the hospital. In spite of bed rest, antibiot …

Improper Intubation Leads to Brain Damage PNEUMOTHORAX Expert Case

Improper Intubation Leads to Brain Damage

This case involves a 76-year-old female patient underwent routine hip surgery.  Alleged improper intubation prevented proper ventilation and  oxygen delivery to brain tissue for between 3 – 6 minutes. The patient had difficulty being aroused postoperati …