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Unfortunately, many of us have had experiences with burns in our lifetime, whether it be a bad

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Defining the Syndrome Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy was first described in 1951 by a British physician, but

In order for a bone to fracture, there must be some form of trauma applied to that

The emergency department is a whole separate entity on its own even though it is physically connected

As an increasing number of professional athletes are choosing early retirement over continued risk for head injury,

In an earlier blog post I addressed concussion and the specifics of brain injury. This blog post

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Approximately 250,000 children suffer burn injuries each year in the United States, accounting for one‑third of all

In cases that involve medical records, an attorney’s understanding of the treatment setting(s) is key. This is

When did the fracture happen? This is a question often asked by medical professionals in cases of alleged

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In order for a bone to fracture, some form of trauma must be applied to that bone.

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