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Anesthesiology Expert Opines on Fatal Outcome Following General Anesthesia POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  for a routine surgery that required they be given general anesthesia. The procedure was not expected to last long, so the …  administered the patient a dose of short-acting anesthesia. The doctors were subsequently unable to intubate the patient. The …

Patient is Killed From Depressed Respiratory Function Following Surgery POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  On the morning of the surgery the patient underwent a pre-anesthesia assessment. The anticipated anesthetic plan was listed as general. …  intensive care unit as ordered the patient was left in the postanesthesia care unit waiting area. He was later seen by the defendant who …

Patient is Killed by Negligent Nursing Team POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

Patient is Killed by Negligent Nursing Team

This case takes place in Nevada and involves a male patient who died after undergoing a routine surgical procedure. Immediately following the surgery, which occurred without incident, the patient awoke and was relocated to the recovery room. While in the r …

Patient Suffers Brain Damage from Anesthesia Reversal Agents POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  was a success, however, once reversal agents for his anesthesia were administered, the patient’s condition rapidly deteriorated. …  is now in a permanent vegetative state and unable to care for his wife and 5 children. Prior to his injuries, the patient had been …

Anesthesiology expert witness advises on brain damage from excess anesthesia POST ANESTHESIA CARE Expert Case

…  involving a woman who suffered brain damage due to excess anesthesia. The plaintiff went to the hospital for an esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), which required anesthesia. She alleges that she was given too much anesthesia and suffered a cardiac arrest that resulted in permanent brain …