Articles by Dr. Faiza Jibril

Hospitalist expert witness opines on failure to detect fatal gastrointestinal bleed

A hospitalist expert witness opines on the death of a patient from Oklahoma following a failure to detect a massive gastrointestinal bleed. This case involves a forty-seven-year-old male with a past medical history of drug addiction. The patient’s past medical…

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Nursing home expert witness opines on fall prevention protocols for high risk patients

A nursing home expert witness opines on a¬†senior care case involving an eighty-seven-year-old male patient with a past medical history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and prostate cancer. He was a resident at a nursing home and required close monitoring…

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Family medicine expert witness opines on protocol for monitoring renal masses

A family medicine expert witness opines on a case involving a fifty-five-year-old female with a past medical history of migraines and IBD. She presented to her primary care physician complaining of non-specific pain in the abdomen and back. On examination…

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Primary care physician expert witness discusses delayed diagnosis of fatal heart attack

A primary care physician expert witness opines on a case regarding a delayed diagnosis of a fatal myocardial infarction (heart attack). This virology¬†case involves a sixty-year-old female with a past medical history of chronic hypertension and lipidemia for which she…

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Infectious disease expert witness discusses limb amputation due to inadequate sterilization of medical equipment

An infectious disease expert witness opines on a case happened in Hawaii where a patient suffers a severe surgical wound infection resulting in lower limb amputation following inadequate sterilization of medical equipment. This case involves a sixty-one-year-old female who presented…

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Orthopedic surgery expert witness discusses spinal surgery that resulted in chronic pain

An orthopedic surgery expert witness opines on a case where a patient was left with chronic pain as a result of cement extravasion following a kyphoplasty. This case involves a fifty-one-year-old female patient with a past medical history of hypertension,…

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Bariatric surgery expert witness discusses fatal small bowel obstruction

A bariatric surgery expert witness opines on a case where a patient died as a result of small bowel obstruction following initial discharge after conservative management. This case involves a thirty-eight-year-old female patient who presented to the ER complaining of…

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Orthopedic Surgery Expert Witness Opines on Case Where Patient Received Wrong Size Prosthesis After Knee Replacement Surgery

An orthopedic surgery expert witness opines on a case happened in New Mexico where an orthopedic surgeon carried out bilateral knee replacement surgery and fit the patient with the wrong size prosthesis. This case involves a seventy-eight-year-old male patient with…

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Orthopedic surgery expert witness discusses total hip replacement that results in foot drop

An orthopedic surgery expert witness discusses a case that involves a forty-seven-year-old female patient who underwent a total hip replacement surgery and suffered foot drop as a complication of the surgery. The patient from Hawaii had a past medical history…

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Primary care expert witness discusses delayed diagnosis of stage-4 adenocarcinoma

A primary care expert witness opines on a case involving a patient who was diagnosed with stage-4 adenocarcinoma after a primary care physician neglected tell-tale symptoms. The patient was a sixty-three-year-old woman with a past medical history of asthma and…

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