Our Case Studies
CRICO's case studies educate you on what can go wrong in clinical settings and how you can prevent similar issues.
Insufficient Documentation Leads to Unclear Cause of Harm for Patient Receiving Anesthesia
A patient who underwent a colonoscopy suffered an anoxic brain injury resulting in a permanent vegetative state.
Intraoperative Arrest During Knee Surgery
A 53-year-old male died intraoperatively during an elective total knee replacement after suffering a cardio-pulmonary arrest.
Policy Changed After L&D Medication Mix-up
A 30-year-old female underwent an emergency cesarean delivery after receiving incorrect medication during her labor.