SEPSIS EXPERT WITNESSES

SEPSIS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Obstetrics Expert Discusses Patient Death From Retained Products of Conception SEPSIS Expert Case

This case involves a woman who vaginally delivered a her fifth child without complications during active labor. The patient’s husband observed the doctor tear the umbilical cord during the final stage of labor. The following day, nursing staff as well as …

General Dentist Fails to Diagnose Impacted Tooth and Absess SEPSIS Expert Case

General Dentist Fails to Diagnose Impacted Tooth and Absess

This case involves a female patient who appeared at the office of her general dentist in Vermont complaining of a toothache with swelling and pain in her right jaw. The dentist examined the patient in a perfunctory way, feeling the side of her face. The de …

Miscommunication Leads to Critical Delay in Care For Sepsis Patient SEPSIS Expert Case

…  blood cell count as well as other abnormalities suggesting sepsis. However, the nurse and the doctor did not look at the lab results for …  was seen by a urologist, who diagnosed the patient with sepsis and initiated a stenting procedure as well as aggressive fluid therapy, …