WE OWN THIS DIAGNOSIS
We all know this diagnosis from the first sentence, but sometimes it is not as easy as that; does she need admitted until 30 days post-partum? Does she need magnesium when she goes home? Can PO Mg work as well as IV? The plaintiff attorney thinks he has all the answers, but there is more subtlety than just an opening statement.
The end result is a wonderful mother was left with a significant disability after her PCP and ED visits – consideration of this diagnosis and admission would have likely avoided the lawsuit, the question is if it would have changed the outcome…