Laska, Lewis
July 2007
Clinician Reviews;Jul2007, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p50
Academic Journal
A reprint of the article "Punch in the Mouth Leaves Hand Infected," which appeared in an issue of the periodical "Medical Malpractice Verdicts, Settlements and Experts" is presented. It focuses on a case filed against a physician by a man who injured his right third metacarpophalangeal joint and presented to the emergency department (ED) hours later. He did not follow up with the physician after he was discharged and later on claimed that he was not given proper treatment.


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