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A Baby’s Long-term Care After A Traumatic Brain Injury At Birth

A Baby’s Long-term Care After A Traumatic Brain Injury At Birth

For some parents, after being told that their baby has suffered an injury concerns began to mount about their baby's long-term care after a traumatic brain injury at birth. This is something that we hear when speaking to families who want an investigation into what...

Why Causation Matters In A Medical Malpractice Case

Why Causation Matters In A Medical Malpractice Case

Why causation matters in a medical malpractice case. Over the last couple of weeks, we have been able to speak with individuals who have suffered bad results while in the care of doctors and hospitals. Because of these results, some people have thought that a medical...

A Checklist For HIE And Other Birth Injury Concerns

A Checklist For HIE And Other Birth Injury Concerns

A Checklist For HIE And Other Birth Injury Concerns In our latest video, Marcus talks about how a birth injury investigation checklist can help families process some of the issues surrounding a birth injury in a logical manner. For some parents, regardless of whether...

HIE And Quality Of Life And Life Expectancy

HIE And Quality Of Life And Life Expectancy

After talking with an individual regarding long term concerns from a birth injury, the issue of HIE and quality of life and life expectancy came up in the discussion. Because of the importance of this issue, I have decided to explain some issues surrounding this topic...

Admission To The Birthing Unit And A Birth Injury Investigation

Admission To The Birthing Unit And A Birth Injury Investigation

Although admission to the birthing unit might vary from hospital to hospital, there will be some things which will be similar across the board. In this video talk, we are going to explain why admission to the birthing unit can be important in a birth injury...

Nursing Interventions And HIE (Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy)

Nursing Interventions And HIE (Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy)

In today’s article, we will finally discuss nursing interventions and HIE. In my past articles I have talked in general about nursing interventions, but today I am going to give this topic more attention from a medical legal standpoint. For many parents, an HIE, or...

Medical Malpractice

So You Want To Fire Your Attorney?

So, you want to fire your attorney (for the purpose of this article you are not in trial yet with your matter)? Contrary to what some think, you can fire your attorney. With that said, there are other things that you should make sure that you understand when thinking...

Genetics And A HIE Claim

Genetics and a HIE claim, or to ask the question is a different manner, what role can genetics play in a HIE claim in which it is your position that the doctors and nurses are the cause of your baby’s HIE diagnosis? When parents contact us regarding an investigation...

A Role For Parents In A HIE Claim

One of the more interesting questions that we can get when parents are looking to have an investigation done into cause of their child’s HIE diagnosis is what is a role for parents in a HIE claim? As I gave this question thought, I began to realize that this issue...

How Long Can A HIE Claim Take?

A question that I eventually field when a family is looking into the investigation of their baby’s HIE diagnosis is how long can a HIE claim take? In my opinion, because of what is shown on TV and in movies regarding legal cases, the public can have differing opinions...

Paying For HIE Future Care

Paying for HIE future care is a concern for many parents, as the cost in general for medical care in the United States can be staggering, especially for long term care conditions. For some of the families who contact us, especially when they think that their baby’s...

Meconium Aspiration Syndrome And HIE

Meconium aspiration syndrome and HIE are serious medical conditions for a baby to experience during labor and delivery. Often, families have not heard about any of these conditions until they occur. It is then up to doctors and nurses to explain what may have happened...

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