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Failure to Diagnose a Pulmonary Embolism

Litigation Packet: Document Details

Packet Name: Failure to Diagnose a Pulmonary Embolism

Updated Date: 5/11/2015 | Created Date: 4/15/2005 | Number of Pages: 2840
Summary of Packet:
  • Court documents including complaints, written discovery, expert reports, and pre-trial statement
  • Depositions of plaintiff and defense expert witnesses including family physicians, emergency department physicians, diagnostic radiologist, vascular surgeon and cardiovascular specialist regarding adequacy of treatment rendered, standards of care, and diagnostic testing
  • Depositions of defendant doctors regarding emergency room standard of care for detection of a pulmonary embolism, Medical Review Panel witnesses regarding deviation from standard of care, plaintiff defense medical experts in internal medicine and pulmonary medicine, and plaintiff and defense administrative experts regarding hospital policy and procedure
  • Opening statements and closing arguments from failure to diagnose pulmonary embolism cases
  • AAJ Education speaker papers, Abbreviated PubMed journal survey, and glossary of medical terms
  • National guideline summaries regarding evaluation and management of a pulmonary embolism
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