Case Study: Compartment Syndrome

8 Jul 2020

Mr Ash Vasireddy, Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon, discusses the case of a fracture that leads to compartment syndrome, a limb-threatening condition. He explores the medicolegal implications and the long-term outcomes, including a high risk of amputation, if compartment syndrome is diagnosed late. 

Mr Ash Vasireddy specialises in the management of complex open/closed pelvic, acetabular, upper limb and lower limb fractures and amputations. Download Mr Vasireddy’s CV here.

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View Mr Vasireddy’s Personal Injury case study about a road traffic accident here.

Further reading:

Mr Ash Vasireddy has also written an article about compartment syndrome:

Compartment Syndrome – diagnosis and medicolegal consequences