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Edward Cremata, D.C. on Manipulation Under Anesthesia: A Safe, Effective, and Cost-Effective Procedure for Suitable Candidates

“Manipulation Under Anesthesia (MUA) is a generic term that describes a procedure or set of procedures designed to improve lost ranges of motion due to infiltration of fibrotic and scar tissue. Fibrosis deposition is part of the normal healing process, but can lead to scarring and motion restrictions...

Stephen Levit, M.D. on Spinal Manipulation Under Anesthesia: Is the Whole Greater Than the Sum of its Parts?

“Spinal manipulation under anesthesia is a controversial procedure for allegedly treating spine pain using osteopathic or chiropractic manipulation techniques while the patient is under general anesthesia or conscious sedation,” explains Stephen Levit, M.D. “ Its goal is the relief...

What’s In A Name? DE IAB Awards Max Disfigurement For Leg Under Bagley

Today’s case come to us via James Haley, a sometimes work comp lawyer who had a whopper of a disfigurement award and who was rightfully proud. For a background on how the law applies to disfigurement in cases of catastrophic injury, see my post of 8/15/13, Beauty is in the Eye: A Primer of Delaware’s...

From the Holland Inn of Court-- A Delaware Tutorial on Disfigurement

Last night’s Randy J. Holland Workers’ Compensation Inn of Court featured a presentation on Legal Hearings, Motion Days and Disfigurement. We all enjoyed the skit and much valuable information (and heart-warming fellowship) was shared among the attendees. Special thanks to Natalie Wolf, Scott...