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Birth Injury Attorney

  1. 1. Need a Birth Injury Lawyer? <ul><li>Birth Injury Statistics throughout the United States </li></ul><ul><ul><li>28,000 birth injuries per year </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2,333 birth injuries per month </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>538 birth injuries per week </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> 76 birth injuries per day </li></ul></ul>www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  2. 2. <ul><li>The following are 4 major </li></ul><ul><li>types of therapy: </li></ul><ul><li>Physical </li></ul><ul><li>Occupational </li></ul><ul><li>Speech </li></ul><ul><li>Behavioral </li></ul><ul><li>A patient may need all four </li></ul><ul><li>forms of therapy treatment </li></ul><ul><li>to see positive results in </li></ul><ul><li>mobility, speech and daily tasks </li></ul>Cerebral Palsy Treatment & Therapy
  3. 3. <ul><li>About Physical Therapy: </li></ul><ul><li>Can start in the first few years </li></ul><ul><li>of a patient’s life to: </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent muscle deterioration </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid contracture </li></ul><ul><li>Therapy may also improve motor </li></ul><ul><li>development as it acts as a </li></ul><ul><li>multi-experimental environment </li></ul><ul><li>In conjunction with: </li></ul><ul><li>Occupational therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Speech therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Behavioral therapy </li></ul>Physical Treatment & Therapy
  4. 4. <ul><li>About Occupational Therapy: </li></ul><ul><li>Helps prepare patient for school </li></ul><ul><li>Adjusts patient to this new reality in their lives </li></ul><ul><li>Improves ability to sit as well as mobility </li></ul><ul><li>Improves ability of tasks like writing </li></ul><ul><li>Improves living skills like feeding, dressing and maintaining hygiene </li></ul>Occupational Treatment & Therapy
  5. 5. <ul><li>About Speech Therapy : </li></ul><ul><li>Because cerebral palsy targets muscle </li></ul><ul><li>systems in the body, the muscles that </li></ul><ul><li>control speech can be affected </li></ul><ul><li>Help overcome speech difficulties </li></ul><ul><li>Help overcome communication difficulties </li></ul><ul><li>Can also help teach patients the use </li></ul><ul><li>of dedicated communication devices </li></ul><ul><li>like computers and phones. </li></ul>Speech Treatment & Therapy <ul><li>About Speech Therapy : </li></ul><ul><li>Because cerebral palsy targets muscle </li></ul><ul><li>systems in the body, the muscles that </li></ul><ul><li>control speech can be affected </li></ul><ul><li>Help overcome speech difficulties </li></ul><ul><li>Help overcome communication difficulties </li></ul><ul><li>Can also help teach patients the use </li></ul><ul><li>of dedicated communication devices </li></ul><ul><li>like computers and phones. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Behavioral Treatment & Therapy <ul><li>About Behavioral Therapy : </li></ul><ul><li>Uses psychology theory and certain </li></ul><ul><li>psychology techniques </li></ul><ul><li>Common technique uses incentives that complement and enhance previous therapies </li></ul><ul><li>Nature of therapy and support will change continuously </li></ul><ul><li>Adults suffering from cerebral palsy </li></ul><ul><li>may require additional live in treatment </li></ul><ul><li>and therapy </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Philadelphia </li></ul><ul><li>South Jersey </li></ul>Now with Three Locations Lancaster www.SpinalCordInjuryPhiladelphia.com
  8. 8. <ul><li>Million Dollar </li></ul><ul><li>Advocates Forum </li></ul><ul><li>Voted Super Lawyers </li></ul><ul><li>Four Years Running </li></ul>Who is Kane & Silverman? Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  9. 9. <ul><li>Follow us on Twitter </li></ul>Join us on Linked-in Watch us on YouTube Friend us on Facebook Our Social Media Outlets www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  10. 10. <ul><li>• Spastic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Athetoid Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Ataxic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Mixed Cerebral Palsy </li></ul>Past Cerebral Palsy Cases www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  11. 11. Past Cerebral Palsy Cases? <ul><li>Maternal Infections </li></ul><ul><li>Fetal Stroke </li></ul><ul><li>Infant Infections </li></ul><ul><li>Traumatic Head Injury </li></ul><ul><li>Medical Negligence </li></ul>www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  12. 12. Call us Toll Free 866-484-6992 The Kane & Silverman Team www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  13. 13. Need a Birth Injury Lawyer? <ul><li>Birth Injury Statistics throughout the United States </li></ul><ul><ul><li>28,000 birth injuries per year </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2,333 birth injuries per month </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>538 birth injuries per week </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> 76 birth injuries per day </li></ul></ul>www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  14. 14. Cerebral Palsy interesting FACT www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  15. 15. <ul><li>Neonatal – Early Infancy </li></ul><ul><li>Excessive lethargy or irritability </li></ul><ul><li>High pitched cry </li></ul><ul><li>Poor head control </li></ul><ul><li>Weak suck/tongue thrust/tonic bite </li></ul><ul><li>Oral hypersensitivity </li></ul><ul><li>Decreased interest in surroundings </li></ul><ul><li>Stiff or floppy posture </li></ul><ul><li>Abnormal or prolonged reflexes </li></ul>Cerebral Palsy Signs & Symptoms
  16. 16. <ul><li>Later Infancy </li></ul><ul><li>Inability to perform motor </li></ul><ul><li>skills as indicated: </li></ul><ul><li>Control hand grasp by 3 months </li></ul><ul><li>Fully rolling the body over by 5 months </li></ul><ul><li>Independent sitting by 7 months </li></ul>Cerebral Palsy Signs & Symptoms
  17. 17. <ul><li>Abnormal Patterns </li></ul><ul><li>Abnormal developmental </li></ul><ul><li>patterns may include: </li></ul><ul><li>Hand preference by 12 months </li></ul><ul><li>Excessive arching of back </li></ul><ul><li>Log rolling </li></ul><ul><li>Abnormal or prolonged parachute response </li></ul>Cerebral Palsy Signs & Symptoms
  18. 18. <ul><li>Philadelphia </li></ul><ul><li>South Jersey </li></ul>Now with Three Locations Lancaster www.SpinalCordInjuryPhiladelphia.com
  19. 19. <ul><li>Million Dollar </li></ul><ul><li>Advocates Forum </li></ul><ul><li>Voted Super Lawyers </li></ul><ul><li>Four Years Running </li></ul>Who is Kane & Silverman? Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  20. 20. <ul><li>Follow us on Twitter </li></ul>Join us on Linked-in Watch us on YouTube Friend us on Facebook Our Social Media Outlets www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  21. 21. <ul><li>• Spastic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Athetoid Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Ataxic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Mixed Cerebral Palsy </li></ul>Past Cerebral Palsy Cases www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  22. 22. Past Cerebral Palsy Cases? <ul><li>Maternal Infections </li></ul><ul><li>Fetal Stroke </li></ul><ul><li>Infant Infections </li></ul><ul><li>Traumatic Head Injury </li></ul><ul><li>Medical Negligence </li></ul>www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  23. 23. Call us Toll Free 866-484-6992 The Kane & Silverman Team www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com

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