Vital Signs: The Shrinking Deficit
During dinner, one of my twin daughters grabbed the ringing phone and announced that Sid was on the line. I’ve got a 64-year-old woman who had a left hemisphere stroke, Sid said excitedly. She fell into her husband’s arms on the way to a movie. Happened about a half hour ago. She’s getting a CT scan. Great, I replied. I’ll be right in. Is Gary on his way? You bet. I turned to my wife and kids. A lady just had a big stroke. Gotta...
The full text of this article is available to Discover Magazine subscribers only.
Subscribe and get 10 issues packed with:
- The latest news, theories and developments in the world of science
- Compelling stories and breakthroughs in health, medicine and the mind
- Environmental issues and their relevance to daily life
- Cutting-edge technology and its impact on our future
Already a subscriber? Register now!
Registration is FREE and takes only a few seconds to complete. If you are already registered on DiscoverMagazine.com, please log in.