Brain and spinal injuries can have devastating implications and are often the result of falls, motor vehicle accidents, and sports-related injuries. They can also result from internal issues such as infection, inflammation, tumors, bleeding, or strokes.
To most effectively present and defend these types of injuries, a litigator is best armed with a solid understanding of the medical intricacies of these body parts. Join this panel as they offer a thorough introduction to the medical and legal implications of an injury to the brain and spine whether the injury is a simple whiplash, concussion, a more complex spinal cord injury or subdural hematoma.
- Anatomy of a Spinal Injury
- The Brain
- Neuroimaging and Neurosurgery
- Managing a Neurological Injury – The rehabilitative process
- The Legal Aspect of a Brain and Spinal Injury – perspectives from plaintiff’s and defense counsel
- Life-care planning
EARN A “MEDICAL SCHOOL FOR LAWYERS” CERTIFICATE!
Earn 24 CLE credits in three years from courses in our Medicine for Lawyers and Anatomy for Lawyers series, and we will send you a handsome certificate suitable for framing. Check out the “Resources” tab on our website for more information.
All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.