Published on - November 10, 2020
Purdue Pharma, makers of opioid painkiller OxyContin, recently reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), pending the approval...Read more
Published on - March 27, 2018
This case involves a young small business owner with a history of alcohol abuse who had been checked into a rehabilitation clinic. One night during...Read more
Published on - June 28, 2018
This case involves a child with a history of low blood sugar who began feeling extremely nauseated and was taken to the hospital. The attending...Read more
Published on - May 23, 2018
This case involves a post-menopausal female patient who was prescribed the hormone supplement medroxyprogesterone to prevent overgrowth of her...Read more
Published on - November 6, 2018
This case involves an 83-year-old woman who was dispensed 80 mg of Lipitor per day in spite of the fact that her cholesterol and triglycerides were...Read more
Published on - October 11, 2018
This case involves the treatment of a 66-year-old female for injuries she sustained from a fall in her home. The woman fell down ten stairs and...Read more
Published on - March 28, 2019
This case involves a 33-year-old obese woman with leukemia who developed a fatal plaque buildup in her arteries after receiving chemotherapy...Read more
What is the role of a prescription drug overdose expert witness?
A prescription drug overdose expert witness provides insight on cases involving medication errors, drug interactions, and overdoses. They can clarify medical standards and practices.
What types of cases can a prescription drug overdose expert witness handle?
These experts can handle cases involving wrongful death, malpractice, personal injury, or negligence related to prescription drug use or misuse.
How can an expert witness in prescription drug overdose help in a malpractice case?
They can evaluate patient records, identify if there was inappropriate prescribing, and testify on whether the care provided met professional standards.
Are there subspecialties within the field of prescription drug overdose expert witnesses?
Yes, some experts may specialize in specific areas like pain management drugs, psychiatric medications, or pediatric medication overdoses.
Why is it important to hire a prescription drug overdose expert witness with clinical experience?
An expert with clinical experience understands real-world scenarios and can provide credible testimony based on their firsthand knowledge and expertise.
How does Expert Institute select its Prescription Drug Overdose expert witnesses?
Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.