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Our Stroke of Luck : New Technology Enables Stroke Victims to Make a Full Recovery (Paperback) (Ph.D. J.
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Our Stroke of Luck describes the amazing story of how successful, healthy person – Alicia Purdy – suffered a stroke on August 23, 2011. She was first taken to a local hospital where the clot causing the stroke was discovered. She was transferred to the Marcus Stroke Center at Grady Hospital in Atlanta where, it so happens, Dr. Raul Nogueira was Principal Investigator for a new device that he uses to extract the clot from patient’s brain. He was able to use it on Alicia. She walked out of the hospital three days later and has since reached a full recovery and returned to riding her horse.
Number of Pages: 172
Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
Author: Ph.D. J. Gerry Purdy
Street Date: January 10, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-30-9125