Will an Auto Insurance Settlement Cover Chiropractic Care?
Posted on April 28, 2021 in Car Accident
Vehicle accidents in Oregon can result in drivers and passengers sustaining significant injuries. In some cases, extensive medical care is needed so that a victim and make a full recovery. It is not uncommon for doctors to recommend that car accident victims seek treatment from a trained chiropractor in order to help alleviate their pain… read more
What is Informed Consent?
Posted on April 26, 2021 in Medical Malpractice
In nearly all situations in which medical care will be given, a doctor or other type of medical professional must obtain informed consent from the patient. Of course, there are exceptions to this, particularly if there is an emergency situation, if a patient is unconscious, or if the patient is of unsound mind and unable… read more
What Causes Neck and Lower Back Pain After an Accident?
Posted on April 21, 2021 in Car Accident
Vehicle accidents often result in a range of injuries for those involved. Some vehicle accidents are severe and can cause life-threatening injuries to drivers and passengers. However, some vehicle accidents are relatively minor and do not cause any outwardly obvious injuries. Unfortunately, neck and lower back pain are some of the most common types of… read more
What Are Economic Damages in a Personal Injury Case?
Posted on April 19, 2021 in Portland Personal Injury Lawyer
If you or somebody you love has sustained an injury caused by the careless or negligent actions of another individual or entity, you will likely be able to recover compensation for your losses. However, securing this compensation can be challenging, and there are various types of payments that injury victims need to be aware of…. read more
Ultrasound Malpractice: How to Move Forward
Posted on April 14, 2021 in Medical Malpractice
Using ultrasound imaging is common practice when it comes to caring for women with obstetrical and gynecologic conditions. The vast majority of OB-GYN practitioners in the US have access to ultrasound diagnostic tools in order to efficiently make key determinations about the health of a woman and/or an unborn child. Unfortunately, there are various factors… read more
Prescription Medication Errors
Posted on April 12, 2021 in Medication Error
Studies have shown that approximately 60% of all adults in the US take some form of prescription medication. Utilization of these medications is particularly high for those with chronic health conditions and for elderly people. Prescription medications help ensure that we can heal after receiving a diagnosis and they also help maintain our overall well-being…. read more
Misread X-Ray: What You Can Do
Posted on April 7, 2021 in Medical Malpractice
We rely on quality medical care when it comes to emergency situations, particularly when we have any internal types of injuries. This includes broken and dislocated bones, which can often only be diagnosed with the use of an x-ray. However, what happens when injuries go undiagnosed despite the fact that an x-ray was taken? Misreading… read more
Grocery Store Slip and Falls
Posted on April 5, 2021 in Slip and Fall Accidents
The vast majority of us go to the grocery store regularly. Chances are, you have seen something at a grocery store that could cause a slip and fall hazard. Grocery stores are areas where employees and patrons need to be aware of the possibility of wet floors or obstacles in the walkways. Here come we… read more