Bed Sores Lawyers | Romanucci & Blandin
It can be devastating to see that a loved one has developed bed sores as a result of nursing home abuse or negligence. Bed sores are skin lesions that are usually formed because of constant pressure on bony parts of the body. The constant pressure causes restricted blood flow to the area and results in dying tissue.
The most common places where bed sores are found include:
Romanucci & Blandin handle a full range of nursing home malpractice cases, including cases involving bed sores. Nursing homes have an obligation to identify residents who are at risk for developing bed sores and for developing a plan to avoid them.
Risk factors for developing bed sores or pressure ulcers include:
•Peripheral vascular disease
If you or someone you love is the victim of bed sores of pressure ulcers, our nursing home abuse attorneys are here to help you with your case. You put a great deal of trust in the nursing home staff to provide proper care and treatment of their residents, and if they fail to do so, they need to be held responsible for their actions.
Free Consultation with a Chicago Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer
If you have questions regarding your nursing home bed sores case, contact us today for a free consultation at (312) 458-1000, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Contact the Chicago Nursing Home Negligence lawyers at Romanucci & Blandin for a free consultation if you or a family member has developed bed sores as a result of nursing home abuse or neglect.