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w8liftinglady Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-18-08 05:48 PM
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24. there are stroke centers of excellence.
I realy do believe my ER would try to transport a viable candidate.
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  -I have a question , if some average joe with possible stroke symptoms UndertheOcean  May-18-08 02:49 PM   #0 
  - Of course not. Average Joe might just die. eom  Genevieve   May-18-08 02:51 PM   #1 
  - It depends upon the area, perhaps,  jkshaw   May-18-08 02:57 PM   #2 
  - My m-i-l had a stroke yesterday.  babylonsister   May-18-08 02:57 PM   #3 
  - hope m-i-l is ok  fight4my3sons   May-18-08 03:27 PM   #15 
     - Thanks.  babylonsister   May-18-08 03:50 PM   #18 
  - Depends on your luck and how complicated your case is.  JDPriestly   May-18-08 03:00 PM   #4 
  - The town near where I live is small (7000 or so) and has a fine hospital  squawk7700   May-18-08 03:12 PM   #11 
  - I know two people in PA  Alameda   May-18-08 03:02 PM   #5 
  - To be fair...  LawSchoolLiberal   May-18-08 03:02 PM   #6 
  - People who arrive at the hospital get good care  Warpy   May-18-08 03:07 PM   #7 
  - lol!  UndertheOcean   May-18-08 03:10 PM   #10 
  - Now now .... don't knock the food  Husb2Sparkly   May-18-08 03:26 PM   #14 
     - It had two strikes against it  Warpy   May-18-08 04:06 PM   #19 
  - medicine can't fix everything.  Rosemary2205   May-18-08 03:07 PM   #8 
  - In my locale, patients are *routinely* airlifted to more experienced medical centers.  pinto   May-18-08 03:10 PM   #9 
  - I can tell you for a fact: if you have those stmptoms and you are taken  Raven   May-18-08 03:19 PM   #12 
  - Royalty has simply been replaced with wealth. nt  RedCappedBandit   May-18-08 03:20 PM   #13 
  - Oh come on. In this situation, that dog doesn't run, imho.  pinto   May-18-08 03:28 PM   #16 
  - I don't think there is anything wrong with how Kennedy was treated.. was more of a general statement  RedCappedBandit   May-18-08 05:38 PM   #22 
  - That's an unfair oversimplification with respect to Kennedy's situation.  Husb2Sparkly   May-18-08 03:36 PM   #17 
     - It was more of a general statement.  RedCappedBandit   May-18-08 05:39 PM   #23 
  - As a TIA survivor myself, I'm just glad that there is such good care available and hope the same  blondeatlast   May-18-08 04:12 PM   #20 
  - Around here they would be treated  cornermouse   May-18-08 04:23 PM   #21 
  - there are stroke centers of excellence.  w8liftinglady   May-18-08 05:48 PM   #24 

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