TREATING PHYSICIAN EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Loss Of Taste Following Oral Surgery TREATING PHYSICIAN Expert Case

Patient Suffers Loss Of Taste Following Oral Surgery

…  numbness in his tongue. The patient reported this to his treating physician and was reassured that this post-operative symptom was temporary. No …

Patient Receives Fatally Toxic Treatment For Complex Regional Pain Syndrome TREATING PHYSICIAN Expert Case

This case involves a 40-year-old male patient with a history of Crohn’s disease who developed meningitis and was given a spinal tap. The patient subsequently suffered a cerebrospinal fluid leak and developed complex regional pain syndrome as a result. …

Hematology expert witness advises on anticoagulation in patients at risk for stroke TREATING PHYSICIAN Expert Case

…  The patient was being treated by her primary care physician and had been prescribed Coumadin for her arrhythmia.  It was decided …  however in the post-operative recovery period the treating surgeons recognized that the patient required an emergent …  the patient was transferred to the PACU. Post-operatively, physicians had a difficult time controlling the patient’s PTT. The patient was …