Birth asphyxia & HIE are the biggest causes of seizures in kids, and most causes of birth asphyxia are preventable.
Mismanagement of breech presentation caused a little boy to experience a lack of oxygen to his brain, which caused hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), seizures & cerebral palsy.
A lack of oxygen to the brain – asphyxia – is the most common cause of birth injuries. A Norwegian study found that most instances of birth asphyxia are caused by medical error.
A recent study conducted by Kaiser Permanente Southern California reveals a link between hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) and ADHD.
The medical community insists that birth asphyxia rarely causes cerebral palsy but solid medical evidence suggests otherwise.
If you believe that your child has potentially suffered from a birth injury—make sure to hire a birth injury attorney. Compared to general personal injury attorneys who handle dog bites and auto accidents, birth injury attorneys only handle cases specific to birth injuries and birth trauma. That means they have more knowledge and experience with these specific