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AD102910 Courtroom Medicine

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Courtroom Medicine: A Thorough Medical Review of the Anatomy/Physiology of the Neck and Shoulder and a Discussion of Post-injury Treatment Options and the Interplay Between the Two Body Parts

Presented by: Workers’ Compensation Section

About the Program:
A panel of experienced Board Certified Orthopedic and Neurosurgeons, as well as other medical professionals, will address the pathology/physicality of the shoulder and the cervical spine and will include a presentation regarding radiology used for injuries to the cervical spine and shoulder. The day’s presentations will conclude with case studies and a panel discussion.
This item includes the material book and audio recording on CD from this seminar.


Program Faculty:
Co-chairs:
Lawrence Morizio, Cousins Desrosiers and Morizio PC, Stratford
David J. Weil, Nuzzo & Roberts LLC, Cheshire
Elizabeth Black Zaccardi, Law Office of Cynthia A. Jaworski, Rocky Hill

Speakers:
The Honorable John A. Mastropietro, Workers’ Compensation Commission Chair
Michael E. Karnasiewicz, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Jarob Mushaweh, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Steve Torrey, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Glenn Taylor, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
William Flynn, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Alan Waitze, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
John Strugar, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Frederick Watson, M.D., Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Mark Maschia, DC, Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Kathy Gannon, RPT, Neurosurgery Orthopaedics & Spine Specialists PC, Waterbury
Eric Olsen, M.D., Waterbury Orthopaedic Associates PC, Waterbury
W. Jay Krompinger, M.D., Orthpedic Associates of Hartford PC, Hartford
Peter Barnett, M.D., Orthopedic Associates of Hartford PC, Hartford
Paolo Olcese, M.D., Naugatuck Valley Radiology, Waterbury

Program Schedule:
8:30 Opening Remarks
8:40 MRI of Cervical Spine and Shoulder
9:00 Anatomy and Pathology of the Cervical Spine
9:20 Anatomy and Pathology of the Shoulder
9:40 Surgery for Common Shoulder Injuries
10:00 Surgery for Cervical Spine Injuries
10:30 Break
10:45 Is It the Neck or the Shoulder?
11:15 Is Cervical Fusion Effective for Neck Pain in the Absence of Radiculopathy or Myelopathy?
12:00 Artificial Cervical Disc—Is It Worth It?
12:30 Lunch
1:15 Recently Issued Payor/Medical Provider Guidelines
1:45 Chiropractic Care or Physical Therapy for Neck Injuries
2:15 Rating the Cervical Spine
2:35 Panel Discussion and Case Presentation
3:45 Closing Remarks

Who Should Purchase:
Any attorney or claims handler who wants to learn more about cervical spine injuries—whether in the Workers’ Compensation Forum or not. Any attorney or insurance representative appearing before the Workers’ Compensation Commission dealing with medical issues and depositions.

This seminar is appropriate for experienced attorneys.

CLE Credit: 7.0 Hours (includes 1.0 hour ethics credit)