issue of the LNCtips.com newsletter, you'll learn how to analyze a diary written by a patient or family member.
A diary written by a patient of family member can
be a powerful tool for the plaintiff in a medical malpractice
or nursing home case. In fact, some plaintiff attorneys encourage
patients and families to keep a diary. Or, a diary can be a
powerful tool for the defense; some plaintiff attorneys
discourage patients and families from writing a
diary. Part of your job
as a legal nurse consultant is to determine if the patient or family diary is an
asset or a liability to your side. Learn more.