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The Medicolegal Challenges of Orthognathic or Temporomandibular Surgery

Orthognathic surgery, or corrective jaw surgery, is used to treat skeletal deformities of the face that cause misalignment of the jaws and/or teeth as well as treating sleep apnoea patients . These conditions, which cannot be treated with conventional orthodontic procedures, include protrusion…
Categories : Articles, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Thought Leadership
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All our expert witnesses available via video consultation

In line with the new government guidelines in respect of COVID-19 and with no clear understanding of how long it will take for life to get fully back to normal, we are keen to ensure…
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Cauda Equina: Medicolegal Challenges Relating to Imaging and Neuroradiology

Cauda equina syndrome (CES) is a rare condition, diagnosed in <1% of patients presenting to an emergency department with back pain, in which the nerves at the base of the spine become compressed, potentially leading…
Categories : Articles, Neuroradiology
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Outcomes after pelvic injuries

The pelvic ring consists of the sacrum at the centre back and the ischium, pubis and ilium to either side. These last three bones are fused together at the acetabulum, which forms a socket into…
Categories : Articles, Trauma and orthopaedics
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Defending a medical negligence claim – complimentary webinar – 15 December at 2.30pm

Dr Chris Jenner, Consultant in Pain Medicine and expert witness provides defence and claimant medicolegal reports – in this complimentary interactive webinar he will discuss the key elements of a good defence report. Dr Jenner…
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The Medicolegal Challenges of Causation in Back and Spinal Pain

Not only is back pain the commonest reason for a GP consultation, it has a significant socioeconomic impact too. It has been estimated that between 60% and 80% of UK inhabitants will suffer from the…
Categories : Articles, Pain, Spinal surgery
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The Medicolegal Challenges of Aesthetic Cosmetic Surgery

Once solely the preserve of the rich and famous, the popularity of aesthetic cosmetic surgery has exploded in recent years. This is partly due to societal factors, such as an increasing emphasis on youth and…
Categories : Articles, Plastic Surgery
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Birmingham clinic - 18 January 2021

Dr Ivan Ramos-Galvez, Consultant in Pain Medicine, will be holding a pain clinic in Birmingham on 18 January 2021. If you have clients who would benefit from an appointment with Dr Ramos-Galvez, please get in…
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Bristol Clinic date announced

Dr Chris Jenner, Consultant in Pain Medicine and experienced expert witness, will be running a pain clinic in Bristol on 21st January 2021. If you have clients who would benefit from an appointment with him,…
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The features of a good medicolegal report - thought leadership series

This thought leadership series focuses on what to look for in a good medicolegal report. We explore the importance of finding the right expert, the value a well written report can add to a claim,…
Categories : Articles, Cardiology, Intensive care, Medicolegal reports, Neuroradiology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Pain, Plastic Surgery, Spinal surgery, Thought Leadership, Trauma and orthopaedics
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