Medical malpractice law is always changing. With the emergence of electronic medical records, it is important for attorneys to continue their educations. Reiter & Walsh, P.C. attorneys Jesse Reiter and Rebecca Walsh kept attorneys informed at the Michigan Association for Justice’s (MAJ) medical record seminar. On Friday, Dec. 4, 2015, Jesse Reiter co-moderated the seminar…
A 2015 clinical trial found that treatment for severe and moderate neonatal seizures can reduce the impact of cumulative electrographic seizure burden in infants born with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE). This American Academy of Pediatrics trial used EEG video (video to monitor brain activity) and standard medication for neonatal seizures to reduce the impact. The…
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.
Medical negligence is more common in smaller hospitals and military hospitals. This can greatly impact mothers and babies during delivery, resulting babies being born with birth injuries such as hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE).
Some labor & delivery units are far more dangerous than others, according to a recent study.
Kids with CP who previously couldn't speak are able to do so with the Tobii device.
Boy with cerebral palsy does whatever it takes to be able to walk. Michigan birth injury attorney Jesse Reiter shares the story of this inspiring 11 year-old boy. Doing races in a special jogger donated to him by Team Footsteps is one of the many things that gives this young man inspiration.