This month’s case covers EM, IM, radiology and neurology. Reviewing cases from other specialties is the equivalent of a medicolegal liberal arts education. Many legal issues extend across specialties, and reviewing these cases will give you expertise that can’t be obtained elsew…
Mr. A was a 69-year-old man at the time of his death. He had been seen by a cardiologist, Dr. S over the preceding years. He was seen primarily for mon…
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Mr. H was a 65-year-old man who had been seeing his primary care doctor since 1992. He had been diagnosed with GERD in 1998. He also been seen by a GI …
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Mr. H was a 56 year-old-man who presented to the ED with headaches over the past 2 weeks. There was no thunderclap onset, but the headache did get up t…
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A 69-year-old woman (Ms. T) was at work, sitting at a desk, when she had a sudden syncopal episode and regained consciousness lying on the ground. The …
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The case concerns a woman in her 50s seeking cosmetic treatment to remove hair on her face. She was seen by a dermatologist who recommended intense pul…
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In this case, Ms. A was on a ladder when she was suddenly attacked by bees and fell from the ladder. She injured her left knee, and was diagnosed with …
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