Did Missed Orbital Fracture Lead to Nerve Impingement?

January 2011
Clinician Reviews;Jan2011, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p10
Academic Journal
The article discusses a court case where the jury found the defendant emergency physician negligent in diagnosing a fractured orbit which led to the plaintiff developing an impinged infraorbital nerve and permanent complications of the underlying injury due to untreated bone fragments where the plaintiff received a 240,000 U.S. dollar judgment.


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