SUBDURAL HEMATOMA EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Neurosurgery expert witness opines on subdural hematoma caused by mild brain trauma SUBDURAL HEMATOMA Expert Case

…  expert witness advises on cause and treatment of a subdural hematoma caused by mild brain trauma following a motor vehicle accident. This …  began to display signs and symptoms consistent with a subdural hematoma. The patient was taken to hospital via ambulance. A CT scan …

Neurosurgery Expert Witness Comments on Intraparenchymal Hemorrhage SUBDURAL HEMATOMA Expert Case

…  frontal lobe with a small amount of adjacent subarachnoid hematoma. Labs showed PTT and INR of 9.4 and 0.83 respectively. A neurological …  sometime thereafter for craniotomy and evacuation of the hematoma/clot. Postoperatively, she had a worsening left-sided hemiplegia with …

Failure to Diagnose Evolving Stroke Leads to Patient’s Death SUBDURAL HEMATOMA Expert Case

This case involves a twenty-nine-year-old patient who delivered a child by cesarean section. One month after her delivery, the mother presented to an emergency room and advised the staff that she had a headache. She also complained of onset nausea and vomi …

Logging Accident Causes Death of Worker SUBDURAL HEMATOMA Expert Case

Logging Accident Causes Death of Worker

…  the side of the neck and head, resulting in severe brain hematoma. The plaintiff was flown to a local hospital for immediate treatment. …

Fall Precaution Patient Sustains Subdural Hematoma SUBDURAL HEMATOMA Expert Case

Fall Precaution Patient Sustains Subdural Hematoma

…  suffered a fall and blow to the head that caused a fatal subdural hematoma. The hospital failed to put up guard rails on the bed or have an alarm …