Blog Posts in September, 2015

  • Medical Negligence Can Lead to Newborn Blindness

    || 28-Sep-2015

    Having a baby is a cause for great joy and anticipation. We all hope that our babies are happy and healthy. It is the hospital and physician’s responsibility to ensure a smooth labor and to anticipate any complication that may arise. When a baby is born prematurely, he or she faces many health risks. One of the top risks is developing Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP). ROP is a treatable ...
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  • TPA Treatment for Ischemic Stroke May Result in Compartment Syndrome

    || 2-Sep-2015

    Drs. Todd Yip and Bart Demaerschalk conducted a study to determine if there was a connection between the treatment for ischemic strokes and compartment syndrome. With their patient, they did find a correlation between the two medical diagnoses. Ischemic strokes are normally caused by blood clots that prevent oxygenated blood from flowing to the brain. Such a stroke usually occurs because of high ...
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