Lawyers in Las Vegas
a limb can be a devastating loss. The value of such a loss is something that can
only be determined by a jury. Hand, foot, arm, leg, toe, or finger removals whether
involuntary or voluntary create huge lifestyle changes. These changes make victims
alter their regular routine in such drastic measures that not only does past economic
issues become problematic, but future concerns are also at the forefront. Add
to this, the physical dependence on medication such as Neurontin and the client can feel hopeless.
devices are sometimes an option to help the client become more useful, however,
even these can be expensive and leave the client needing psychological help and
physical therapy to cope. Limb transplants have been successful, but the associated
risks are great. Aside from the risks, the medical costs of such an event must
be factored in to a clients potential recovery. Benson & Bingham will look
at every possible angle to make sure the client does not forego a medical option.
Often times the decision is left to the client to remove a limb that has been
damaged in an accident.
immediate solution appears to be great however the result can still leave the
client with phantom pain. This mystery defeats the amputation purpose, and should
be cautioned. In sum, clients should consult every expert and make sure their
attorney is versed in amputation claims
Also See: Disfigurement Injuries
Also See: Paralysis, Paraplegia, and Quadriplegia
Have You Been a Victim of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder?
Problems with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) or RPS?
claims against Doctors
or Physicians in Nevada falls under the Nevada revised statutes (NRS.) NRS 427 (A) Under the malpractice statute, the following medical providers must be sued with
an Affidavit of malpractice: Nurse / Nurses, Doctor / Doctors, Physician / Physicians,
Chiropractor / Chiropractors, Dentist / Dentists, Orthodontist / Orthodontists,
Physical Therapist / Physical Therapy / Physical Therapists, Neurologists / Neurology,
Orthopedic Surgeons / Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Optometry, Licensed
nurses / nurse, podiatry doctor, doctor of podiatry medicine, eastern medicine
doctors, oriental medicine doctors, medical laboratory techs and technicians,
hospitals, emergency rooms, quick care units, or the staff of such facilities