An advocate who’s additionally a doctor handling your child’s cerebral palsy case is more beneficial than a lawyer alone.
There are many factors that cause cerebral palsy. Thorough case investigation can help determine what has most likely caused your child’s cerebral palsy. Medical negligence is one of the widely accepted grounds for a child’s cerebral palsy. If you want to find out whether your baby’s cerebral palsy is because of hospital mistakes during delivery process, your first step is to talk to a lawyer who is familiar with cerebral palsy cases.
A child born with cerebral palsy may usually have various disabilities including abnormal bodily movement, abnormal body postures, seizures, speech problem, learning, etc. depending on the type of cerebral palsy. Normally, symptoms that are associated with cerebral palsy are spasticity otherwise called as muscle weakness resulting in abnormal reflexes. This can abnormally affect the hip abductor muscles and can be dangerous resulting in falling of the cerebral palsied child.
A lawyer-cum-doctor can thoroughly study prenatal and delivery records and knows how to emphasize the case in accordance with the causes of cerebral palsy. Also, the lawyer-cum-doctor is familiar with medical and legal terminology which is very vital in dealing the cerebral palsy case.
Doctors recommend working with a medical team so they can evaluate the condition of your affected child and set goals for better results of cerebral palsy treatment. Similarly, to see better results of your cerebral palsy case, it is very important to hire a lawyer who’s also a doctor.