Some Tips for Handling Personal Injury Patients from the Lawyer's Perspective

Powell, Matthew D.
August 2006
American Chiropractor;Aug2006, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p48
The article discusses some tips on how to handle personal injury patients from the perspective of a lawyer. A common problem exists based on the fact that a patient with pre-existing conditions or injuries claims for benefits after a car crash. In this case, the law shall prevail in ruling that if the patient resulted from an aggravation of an existing injury or disease, the jury should determine what portion of the patient's condition is caused by the accident.


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