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Preparing and Trying the Cardiovascular Case

Litigation Packet: Document Details

Packet Name: Preparing and Trying the Cardiovascular Case

Updated Date: 5/6/2013 | Created Date: 10/21/2009 | Number of Pages: 3034
Summary of Packet:
  • Addresses issues common to cardiovascular disease cases including causation, standard of care, statute of limitations; and damages
  • Explores several theories of liability including: failure to recognize signs and symptoms of aortic dissection; failure to recognize signs and symptoms of cardiovascular disease; failure to recognize signs and symptoms of heart attack; failure to initiate proper treatment; failure to provide proper medications; failure to order proper tests; failure to properly address and interpret chest films; and failure to communicate findings and make appropriate radiological recommendations
  • Court documents including complaints, written interrogatories, and motions
  • Trial transcripts of expert testimony and opening and closing statements
  • Depositions and summaries of defendants and plaintiff and defense expert witnesses including: internists, critical care physicians, cardiologists, radiologists, and cardiothoracic surgeons
  • AAJ Education Speaker Papers
  • [Deposition summary accompanies each deposition transcript]
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