October 8, 2019

According to a recent article published 4 October 2019, the Global Wound Care Market is Projected to Reach USD 24.8 Billion by 2024 from USD 19.8 Billion in 2019. The growth of regenerative medicine and advancement in the field of wound care are primary drivers for thi...

January 28, 2019

Expert witnesses can provide valuable specialized knowledge and insights based on data and facts.  They can help inform their clients on the intricate and nuanced details related to the case.  In a 2018 survey of over 1,000 attorney's conducted by the Expert Insti...

May 7, 2018

The doctor-patient relationship is at the heart of every medical practice and linked to this relationship is the inevitability administrative tasks of record keeping.  Nearly 80 percent of medical practices rely on EHR, presumably to improve access to health informatio...

January 2, 2018

On 20 December 2017, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) reported its fraud recoveries for Fiscal Year 2017. The statistics released reflect themes related to the health care industry.  It is the fifth consecutive year that healthcare fraud recoveries exceeded $2 bi...

July 30, 2017

Expert witness selection is critical to the medical legal process and can be chunked into two phases:

Phase 1 - Expert Identification Process 

Phase 2 - Trial Preparation & post trial 

Phase 1 - Expert Identification Process

1) START EARLY

Early identification can provide a...

February 3, 2017

By 2040, it is projected that life span in the U.S. will increase from 37.7 years to 40 years.  The CBO ( Congressional Budget Office) attributes rising cost of health care to population aging; from 5.5% today to 9% of the economy by 2046.   In other terms, for every 1...

January 13, 2017

Its no secret that long-term stress is linked to cardiovascular disease.  The exact link has been difficult to pinpoint but a couple of newly published articles provides some valuable insights into this disease.

Excessive stress has been linked to a multitude of he...

December 21, 2016

With the rising cost of drug prices, millions of law abiding Americans are resorting to buying prescriptions outside the U.S.  A poll conducted by the  Kaiser Family Foundation found that 8%  of respondents said they or someone in their household had imported a drug at...

December 2, 2016

A team of researchers have discovered vulnerabilities in the software of medical implants and devices.  The researchers were able to change settings on the devices and in some cases, shut them down entirely as well as steal sensitive patient data.  

Remote software...

November 14, 2016

How is it that Medical Experts can look at the same records and offer different opinions?  Medical Expert testimony by nature is subject to interpretation.  Experts may often miss relevant data or misinterpret data that may result in different findings.  A forensics mi...

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