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Thursday, January 27, 2022

Webinar Details

Please join us for another exciting, fun and educational medical webinar about: How To Avoid Wrong Level/Side/Site and Wrong Level Exposure in Spine Surgery.

We are honored to bring back leading Neurosurgeon – Dr. Nancy E. Epstein, M.D., F.A.C.S. on Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EST) Eastern Standard Time.

Moderated by: Dustin B. Herman, Esq. with Spangenberg Shibley & Liber LLP – Cleveland, OH.

The purpose of this lecture is to familiarize Plaintiffs’ Attorneys regarding the frequency and reasons for wrong level, wrong site, wrong site spine surgery and even wrong level exposures.

In this discussion, you will become familiar with the following:

1. The Most Common Errors in Spine Surgery.
2. Why Do Such Errors Occur in Spine Surgery?
3. What are some of the anatomic variants?
4. Poor Radiographic Studies X-RAY/FLUORO.
5. Failure to use Universal Protocol.
6. Failure to use the 3 R’s (Another Protocol)
7. Human Errors Lead to Major Surgical Mistakes.
8. 1/500 Patients Has Wrong Level/Side/Site Spine Surgery Per Year.
9. 12.8% Wrong Level/Side/Site Spine Surgery (Sentinel Events-1995-2005 JCAHO Database (2020).
10. 50% Spine Surgeons Did Wrong Level Spine Surgery At LEAST Once in Their Careers.
11. 67% of Spine Surgeons have Done Wrong Level Thoraco-Lumbar Surgery in Their Careers.
12. How To Avoid Wrong Level Cervical Surgery?
13. How Do You Avoid Wrong Level Lumbar Spine Surgery?
14. Why Do Wrong Exposures Occur in Spine Surgery?
15. How to Avoid Wrong Level Exposures?
16. Medicolegal Suits for Wrong Spine Surgery.

Please register today, save your spot and share this webinar with your colleagues.

Please note: This webinar is for Plaintiff Attorneys, Criminal Defense Attorneys and their Paralegals. They may register for free and receive a confirmation with the log in instructions. No Defense firms are permitted.

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors at HMR, OnPoint Legal Nurse Consulting and Physician Life Care Planning and Stratejic Relationships!

HMR will be giving away 4 bags of Ethiopia Yirgacheffe Coffee to one lucky attendee. Good luck to all!


A special thanks to our exhibitors and sponsors!