TITLE

PUNCH IN THE MOUTH LEAVES HAND INFECTED

AUTHOR(S)
Laska, Lewis
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Clinician Reviews;Jul2007, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
25805563

 

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