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What Does an Intensivist do?

An intensivist, also known as an intensive care unit (ICU) or critical care physician, provides specialist care for critically ill patients. This is usually within the setting of an ICU in a major hospital, where…
Categories : Articles, Intensive care
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When Only a Pain Expert Will Do

The International Association for the Study of Pain defines pain as “an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage, or described in terms of such damage (1)”, writes Dr Chris…
Categories : Articles, Pain, Thought Leadership
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Categories : Pain, Updates
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Webinar: 10 September 2.30-3.30

Join Mr Ash Vasireddy, Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon, for an interactive webinar on complex fractures, the importance of pre-hospital care, the role of major trauma centres in improving outcomes for patients, and the medicolegal implications…
Categories : Events, News, Trauma and orthopaedics, Updates
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Defending a Claim

In the absence of definitive diagnostic tests, the presence or absence of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) can be hard to establish and this can present many challenges for those involved in litigation. In this…
Categories : Articles, Pain, Thought Leadership
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How Working at a Major Trauma Centre Helps Make for an Informed Surgeon when Assessing a Critically-Injured Patient

Mr Aswinkumar Vasireddy  BSc (Hons) MBBS FRCS is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon and Expert Witness based at Kings College Hospital in London.   He discusses how his experience working at a major trauma…
Categories : Articles, Thought Leadership, Trauma and orthopaedics
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The challenges of diagnosing Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Dr Ramos-Galvez Dr Ivan Ramos-Galvez  LMS, FRCA, FFPMRCA is a Consultant in Pain Medicine and leading expert witness with a speciality in CRPS.  In the second of his series of 4 articles he discusses the…
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The complexities of pain in a medicolegal context: Establishing causation, impact and prognosis.

On Friday 19 July, Dr Chris Jenner led an interactive webinar discussing how an expert in pain medicine can add value to your medico legal case.  If you would like to download the presentation, please click…
Categories : News, Pain
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From Bolam to Montgomery – the changing definition of clinical negligence

Antony Visocchi In this article Antony Visocchi, dental surgeon and expert witness, discusses the definition of clinical negligence, explaining the significance of the Bolam Testand the subsequent case law that now provides the framework for…
Categories : Articles, Dentistry
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Webinar: 19 July 11.30-12.30

The complexities of pain in a medicolegal context: Establishing causation, impact and prognosis. Join us for an interactive webinar where Dr Chris Jenner will discuss how an expert in pain medicine can add value to…
Categories : Events, News, Pain, Updates
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