Will an Auto Insurance Settlement Cover Chiropractic Care?

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?

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?

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?

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

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

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

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

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