Case Conclusion Date: 05.10.2000
Practice Area: Medical malpractice
Outcome: $650,000 Verdict
Description: Mr. Chenevert sustained a tibia/fibula fracture that required an open reduction internal fixation surgery. A skin flap was also required. Mr. Chenevert developed an infection at the site which was not timely diagnosed or treated and which resulted in the development of osteomyelitis. It required a below the knee amputation.