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Lidocaine Injections: A Case Study

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Dr Karyn Fowler, who was acting as interim Chief Medical Officer for SSM St. Joseph Health Center in St. Charles, MO filed a complaint after concerns were raised by staff that cared for two patients suffering cardiac arrest after undergoing pain injection treatments while in Dr. Holloway's office. Dr Fowler researched emergency transfers from Holloway’s offices to St Joseph’s Health Center EOD and found 4 additional patients seen at Dr Holloway’s offices, between May 2012 and January 2015 who suffered complications from various procedures and transported to SSM St. Joseph Health Center. According to Dr Holloway, of the 6 patients identified, Weisel and Garcia suffered unexpected complications after receiving Lidocaine injections from the
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