Common Causes of Acute Compartment Syndrome (VIDEO)
Acute Compartment Syndrome is a surgical emergency. Proper diagnosis requires a working knowledge of the common causes of acute compartment syndrome. In this video, I summarize the common causes of this potentially life threatening condition. A failure to properly diagnose acute compartment syndrome has been the basis of multiple medical malpractice lawsuits initiated by our firm. Because the injuries in each case were substantial, we were able to recover substantial settlements in an effort to make our clients whole.