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Child Suffers Herniated Disk Following Car Accident SPINE Expert Case

Child Suffers Herniated Disk Following Car Accident

This case involves a young boy who was in a car accident when he was 7-years-old. The defendant rear-ended the plaintiff’s car in the parking lot of an elementary school. At the time, the plaintiff’s vehicle was stationary and the child had not yet put on …

Overlooked Medication Interaction Causes A Patient Permanent Paralysis SPINE Expert Case

…  a translaminar epidural steroid injection in the cervical spine while taking aspirin. During her consultation with the physiatry …  the patient developed a large hematoma in the cervical spine causing compression. Following emergency decompression surgery, the …

Chiropractor Fails To Recognize Signs of Cauda Equina Syndrome SPINE Expert Case

This case involves a woman who presented to her chiropractor with severe lower back pain and numbness in her bilateral lower extremities. The chiropractor performed a manipulation on the woman and sent her home. The woman continued to experience pain f …

Botched Steroid Injection Results in Permanent Injuries SPINE Expert Case

Botched Steroid Injection Results in Permanent Injuries

This case involves a woman who consented to have a epidural steroid injection performed; however, the doctor instead performed an interlaminar epidural steroid injection. The doctor performed a procedure the man did not consent to and also negligently per …