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Oct 29, 2019

Why Is a Coma a Catastrophic Injury?

By |October 29th, 2019|Catastrophic Injury|0 Comments

A coma is one of the scariest injuries you or a loved one can suffer. Medically speaking, a coma is prolonged unconsciousness, where a person does not respond to stimulation. People fall into comas for various reasons, most of which center around the function of their brain. Injuries to the brain, stroke, and infections can all lead to comas, as can underlying illnesses and a drug or alcohol overdose. Comas can be medically induced in [...]

May 8, 2018

The Causes and Aftermath of a Catastrophic Amputation Injury

By |May 8th, 2018|Catastrophic Injury|0 Comments

Amputation involves the removal of a limb, whether through surgery, medical condition, or trauma. In certain cases a limb must be removed in order to mitigate disease or control pain. When a limb must be amputated due to a catastrophic incident involving another party’s negligence or recklessness, the victim likewise suffers a devastating loss. In such cases, the victim may have recourse to recover compensation for the injury and other damages involved. Common causes of [...]

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