Although the spine is resilient, it is not immune to injury. In fact, spine injuries are actually relatively common amongst car accident victims, as the force involved in vehicle collisions is so severe. In serious cases, not only the bones of the spine (vertebrae), but the spinal cord itself, which… Continue reading The Different Ways That Car Accidents Can Cause Spine InjuriesContinue Reading
What Causes Injuries to the Spinal Cord?
The spinal column is an integral part of the body. It is also one of the most delicate. The main function of the spinal cord is to send signals from the brain to the rest of the body. The spinal cord can become injured in a number of different ways.… Continue reading What Causes Injuries to the Spinal Cord?Continue Reading
Can a Painkiller Reduce Spinal Cord Damage?
Along with brain injuries, spinal cord injuries are the most life-altering that an accident victim can suffer. When the spinal cord is damaged, victims usually lose some sensation and mobility. They also can suffer damage to their hearts and immune systems, which can lead to long-term complications and eventually death.… Continue reading Can a Painkiller Reduce Spinal Cord Damage?Continue Reading
What Is Brown-Sequard Syndrome?
When we think of spinal cord injuries, many people think of paraplegia, which involves paralysis in the legs, or quadriplegia, which involves paralysis in the arms and legs. However, there are other types of incomplete spinal cord injuries that can be just as disabling. Brown-Sequard syndrome is a rare condition that… Continue reading What Is Brown-Sequard Syndrome?Continue Reading
Medical Advances Give Hope to Spinal Cord Victims
Spinal cord injuries often completely change a victim’s life. Many suffer a permanent loss of movement or sensation below the site of injury. At Dolan Dobrinsky Rosenblum Bluestein, we not only fight for fair compensation for our clients, but we also stay on top of recent medical advances that help… Continue reading Medical Advances Give Hope to Spinal Cord VictimsContinue Reading
Loss of Consortium Claims for Spinal Cord Injuries
Spinal cord injuries are some of the most devastating injuries that our clients suffer. When the spinal cord is torn, shredded, mangled, or completely severed, then a person usually suffers a terrible loss of movement and sensation. Although a person might be able to partially recover when the spinal cord… Continue reading Loss of Consortium Claims for Spinal Cord InjuriesContinue Reading
Most Common Cause of Spinal Injury: Car Accidents
Spinal cord injuries are some of the worst imaginable. The spinal cord plays a critical role in movement and sensation, transmitting signals from the brain to the extremities. Unsurprisingly, when the spinal cord is injured victims see their world turned upside-down. At Dolan Dobrinsky Rosenblum Bluestein, we represent the best… Continue reading Most Common Cause of Spinal Injury: Car AccidentsContinue Reading
Most Common Types of Spinal Injuries in Florida/Nation
Approximately 12,500 people in the United States are diagnosed with spinal cord injuries every year. Spinal cord injuries are no laughing matter. They can cause mobility issues and paralysis. Most spinal cord injuries are long-lasting and even permanent. A person with such an injury may never be able to walk… Continue reading Most Common Types of Spinal Injuries in Florida/NationContinue Reading