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ABC Law Centers Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020

Awarded for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in Troy, Michigan Dubbed by Corporate Counsel magazine “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice,” Best Lawyers® honors attorneys each year in a specific practice area and location with their “Lawyer of the Year” and “Best Lawyers” annual awards. Best…

Jesse Reiter of Reiter & Walsh, P.C. Sponsors the University of Michigan’s Mott Golf Classic

On June 6th, 2016, Jesse Reiter of Reiter & Walsh, P.C. had the pleasure of sponsoring the Mott Golf Classic again! The firm’s sponsorship goes towards supporting University of Michigan’s Children’s Hospital programs. Senior Attorney Rebecca Walsh attended the event, noting, “It was a beautiful day for the outing this year. It was great to…

Hypothermia Therapy Past, Present and Future: Where is Brain Cooling Headed?

Hypothermia Cooling Therapy: Looking Back at the Standards of Care and Forwards to the Future While hypothermia cooling therapy (also know as therapeutic hypothermia or hypothermia treatment) is now the standard of care for treating newborns with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), this was not always the case. The practices of head cooling, whole-body cooling or…

Combination EPO and Hypothermia Therapy in Babies with HIE | Birth Injury Research Update

A new research paper released in Pediatrics examines the impact of administering high-dose erythropoietin (EPO) in conjunction with hypothermia therapy (brain cooling) for babies with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE). The paper describes the result of Phase II clinical trials. Background: Hypothermia Therapy as the Standard of Care for Treating HIE The standard of care for babies…

Monitoring and Treating Patients Before Birth Injuries Occur

Negligent acts and medical errors related to obstetrical care can turn a joyful birth into a parent’s nightmare. A couple in New Jersey now knows what can happen when doctors misuse Pitocin and other labor induction drugs. Due to medical errors in labor, their baby died of acute respiratory distress syndrome (RDS), hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy…

Michigan HIE Attorney Uses Infographic to Show the Use of Hypothermia Treatment

Award-Winning Michigan Birth Trauma and HIE Attorney Explains the Use of Hypothermia Treatment HIE, also known as hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, birth asphyxia, or neonatal encephalopathy, is a dangerous brain injury that can occur when a traumatic birth restricts the flow of oxygen to a baby’s brain. Currently, the only known treatment for HIE is called hypothermia treatment….

Long-Term Effects of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE) & Basal Ganglia Brain Injury

Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) and basal ganglia brain injury are often caused by the baby receiving insufficient oxygen during or near the time of birth. HIE and basal ganglia brain damage can cause a baby to have long-term conditions such as cerebral palsy, seizures and developmental delays.