Specialisms

The neurological rehabilitation experts

NRC Medical Experts hand-pick experienced rehabilitation experts to assess clients, provide court reports and act as expert witnesses in a range of neurological rehabilitation specialisms. Our expert witnesses are screened, trained and mentored by our highly experienced Chair of Clinical Governance and Chairman.

Find out more about the range of medico-legal expertise the NRC’s expert witnesses can provide on a wide range of neurological conditions, including brain and spinal injury rehabilitation:

Amputee Rehabilitation

Solicitors supporting clients post-amputation should be aware of the potentially severe and serious implications people can experience after losing a limb. Their ability to perform everyday activities - that they could previously perform with ease – can be affected.

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Brachial Plexus Injury

The brachial plexus is a network of nerve fibres that supply the skin and muscles of the upper arm. This network of nerves send and receive the motor and sensory impulses from the spinal cord and transmit them to the arm, forearm and hand.


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Brain Injury Rehabilitation

A brain injury can be classed in several ways, ranging from mild and temporary to catastrophic and permanent. However, no matter how a brain injury is categorised, it is always likely to cause some level of impairment to an individual.

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Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is an umbrella term for a group of non-progressive and permanent neurological conditions. It occurs when a child’s developing brain faces serious injury, most often before or during birth.

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Clinical Psychology & Neuropsychology

Clinical psychology is a specialty that aims at providing care for individuals suffering from mental health conditions.

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Complex Neurological Disability

Complex disabilities are associated with underlying chronic neurological conditions such as multiple sclerosis, spina bifida, Guillain–Barré syndrome (GBS), Parkinson’s diseases and motor neurone disease.

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Guillain–Barré Syndrome

Guillain–Barré syndrome (GBS) is a medical condition where an individual experiences symptoms of muscle weakness that are rapid in onset and frequently severe. It is caused by a malfunction in the person’s own immune system that attacks the peripheral nervous system.

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Hypoxic Brain Injury

Cerebral hypoxia or anoxia occurs when there is a break in the continuous supply of oxygen to the brain. This cut-off of oxygen leaves the brain unable to maintain its normal physiological functions that control almost all the processes going on inside the human body.

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Life Expectancy

Life expectancy is defined as an estimate of the number of years an individual is expected to survive, based on the individual’s age and other factors like gender and birth year.

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Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

Musculoskeletal rehabilitation is recommended for people living with impairments or disabilities due to disease, disorders, or injury to the muscles, tendons, ligaments, or bones.

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Neuro-physiotherapy

Neuro-physiotherapy is a subspecialty of general physiotherapy which deals with issues of movement arising from injury or damage to the nervous system. Neurological rehabilitation can often improve function, reduce symptoms, and improve the overall health of the patient.

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Neuropsychiatry

Neuropsychiatry is the branch of psychiatry that concerning changes to cognition, intellect and emotions. It is a common ground where the practices of neurology and psychiatry come together within psychiatric symptoms which may stem from an underlying neurological cause.

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Speech & Language Therapy

Difficulties in producing speech sounds correctly and fluently and problems patients can face with the resonance of sound often require speech and language therapy.

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Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation

Recovery and rehabilitation following a spinal cord injury can be a long and difficult process. Solicitors representing clients with spinal cord injury should be guided by the experts throughout this complex series of therapeutic interventions.

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Stroke Rehabilitation

Following a stroke, many individuals require support to regain as much independence as possible and improve the quality of their life.

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Client feedback

"My team and I found your training one of the most interesting and useful training sessions we have been on. I feel that not only do I have more confidence in knowing which type of expert should be dealing with the diagnosis and condition/prognosis questions, but it is good to know we could ask you about this."

"Just a quick note to say I am very pleased with the report and to thank you for arranging to see the Claimant and producing the report so efficiently."

"Your report was extremely thorough and comprehensive, a real game changer in this case."

"Your expert prepared a fantastic report on my client; we have been really impressed."

"Always a first class service by the NNRC."

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