Hot Topics: My Patient Has Persistent Nerve Injury! What to Do in a Court of Law


Live Webinar, Acute Pain and Regional Anesthesia

In this one-hour webinar, experts will discuss what to do in a court of law in a case of peripheral nerve injury, including discussion of proper documentation, patient follow up, and overcoming the challenges of a malpractice suit.

New! This webcast will now offer CME credit. It is free for members.


(subject to change)

7:00 pm – Welcome and Introduction – Jaime Baratta, MD, Moderator

7:03 pm – Peripheral Nerve Injury Mock Trial – Andrew K. Worek, Esq., and Jaime Baratta, MD

7:23 pm – Lessons Learned: Documentation, Patient Follow-up, and Overcoming the Challenges of a Malpractice Suit – David Hardman, MD, MBA, FASA

7:40 pm – Q&A 


Educational objectives

After participating in this educational activity, participants should be able to:

1. Describe the best practices to adhere to during a malpractice suit.

2. Recall the key aspects of documentation and follow-up after peripheral nerve injury.