The Plaintiff, due to his injuries, was referred by his doctor to Stephen Connelly, a physical therapist at Indiana Physical Therapy, Inc. Connelly preformed a manipulation technique, “compressions”” on the Plaintiff during his third session which caused a great deal of discomfort. Connelly “laid his chest across my arms and used his body to put force on my arms and push” (App. at 124.) Carey claimed the therapist only stopped when he “broke out in tears and screamed out in pain.”
An infection developed in the bone after his second surgery. It required the amputation of his leg below the right knee during his third surgery. However, it did not improve his poor circulation and as a result became bound to a wheelchair. The Chief Medical Director, Dr. John Bradley, for the Ohio Department of Youth Services ("ODYS") testified during the court’s dispositional hearing that D.R. 's medical concerns demand extensive attention.
DOI: 6/3/2016. Patient is a 50-year-old male forklift operator who sustained injury when he was hit by a forklift. Per OMNI entry, he was initially diagnosed with neck contusion and crushing bruises. MRI of the lumbar spine obtained on 08/18/16 showed mild retrolisthesis of L5 on S1. Disc desiccation is noted with decreased disc height at L2-L3, L4-L5, and L5-S1 levels.
Her doctor, Dr. Sottiurai had ordered her to have bilateral arteriograms to see what could be the cause of the poor circulation. The hospital that Dr. Sottiurai was located were unable to perform the procedure, so she was transferred to another hospital under another doctor by the name of Dr. Lang who performed the procedure on the incorrect location, the procedure was performed on the thigh instead of the elbows. The procedure seemed to go well, however shortly after her procedure her condition started to deteriorate and ultimately she suffered from a stroke 11 days after and passed away. Her children filed a lawsuit claiming that the incorrect procedure was performed and that the patient had not consented to
DOI: 6/10/2014. The patient is a 38-year-old male assistant lead who sustained a work-related injury to his low back after lifting a 50-pound bag of soy crisp. Based on the progress report dated 03/03/16, the patient complains of pain from the lumbar spine radiating into the left leg and foot. Pain level is 7/10. The pain is constant and the symptoms have increased with the colder temperatures.
Didion 's memoir The Year of Magical Thinking examine the period of grief following the death of a loved one. The book base upon the death of Didion 's husband, John Gregory Dunne, who dies in December 2003.At that time, their daughter, Quintana were hospitalized for a serious infection following a bout with the flu. Didion and Dunne just returned from visiting their daughter at the hospital when Dunne suffer a fatal heart attack. The memoir describe Didionn 's experiences and thoughts after her husband 's heart attack and thereby offered the reader a compelling account of what kind of "magical" thinking often occur during the grieving
After sitting in the hall for five hours, David complained that he needed to lie down. The ER staff, who had been trying to move him to a VA hospital with no luck, finally transferred him by ambulance to a local nursing home. David had a massive stroke shortly after being admitted to the nursing home and died six weeks later (Fremgen, 2016, p. 161). a. Does there appear to be negligence in this case?
Scotty fainted and had to be taken to the hospital. In the beginning, doctors assumed Scotty would be fine. As more tests were done it became clear that something serious was wrong with Scotty. The most emotional part of the story came when Scotty finally opened his eyes. Just as his parents were bursting with excitement Scotty looked around and took his final gasps of air.
This is when the client wheeled up to me, asked who I was, and stated she was having a difficult morning. A nurse watched me talk to her and later explained she has autism and had been hospitalized in the rehab unit for over two months from a motor vehicle accident where her best friend died, and she was severely injured. The client clearly expressed her main concern was being discharged from the hospital. She had become acquainted with the hospital setting and formed relationships with her health care team, especially the nurses and aids. The client verbally and physically expressed she was unhappy about terminating the relationships she had formed at the hospital.
Mary L Walsh is a 84 y.o. female who presented on 5/6/2017 with chief complaint of back pain and leg pain after a fall. Mary was tearful and reported feeling sad. Mary reported she was in significant pain and requested I asked her nurse for more pain medication. Mary reported she fell at home on Saturday but did not tell anyone until her son David came to the home later that day.