URINARY TRACT INFECTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Unadjusted Dose of Antibiotics Causes Death URINARY TRACT INFECTION Expert Case

Unadjusted Dose of Antibiotics Causes Death

…  for five days. The drug was prescribed for a suspected urinary tract infection, urolithiasis, and bronchopneumonia by an advanced nurse …

Elderly Man Not Properly Cared for in Nursing Home URINARY TRACT INFECTION Expert Case

Elderly Man Not Properly Cared for in Nursing Home

…  patient developed several pressure ulcers, several leg contractures, and required a peg tube as he became more malnourished. Complications over the course of one year included urinary tract infections, pneumonia, kidney failure, chronic pain syndrome, and …

Wrong Diagnosis Leads to Unnecessary Surgery URINARY TRACT INFECTION Expert Case

Wrong Diagnosis Leads to Unnecessary Surgery

A 62-year-old female patient presented to the ER with intermittent dull back pain for 2-3 weeks.  She was previously seen at her primary care doctor, diagnosed with a UTI and sent home.  The imaging results obtained in the emergency room suggested a pos …