MAINE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Dies after General Surgeon Perforates Colon with PEG Tube MAINE Expert Case

…  case takes place in Maine and involves complications following a percutaneous endoscopic …  acidotic and was subsequently reintubated. The patient remained critical throughout the rest of her stay with multiple postoperative …  and the intensivist. All cultures that were drawn remained negative. The patient was taken for a tracheostomy and PEG tube …