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CAV: Notice of injury can include later complications (access required)

An employer was on notice that a workers’ compensation claim related not only to an initial work-related injury and surgery to repair it, but also to a subsequent knee replacement necessitated by the claimant’s post-operative stress fracture. Background Claimant Denzil Hope sustained a compensable work-related injury to his left knee in June 2015. Dr. M. Buchanan, who ...