Category Archives: Intensive Care Unit

ICU: Day 6, The Escape

When they clamped the EVD (External Ventricular Drain) yesterday, they also took a CT scan of Lisa’s brain. (They actually have a portable CT scanner just for the head that they brought into the room. Who knew they had these … Continue reading

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ICU: Day 5

Lisa was up in a chair today for several hours and was eating a regular diet. I sound like a broken record, but she will probably move out of the ICU tomorrow. The reason for the delay is because she … Continue reading

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ICU: Day 3 – 4

Thank you all for your prayers and words of support Monday, January 16, 2012, 3:30 PM Lisa’s condition continues to improve as the hours pass. She can talk in a soft voice and stay awake for a few minutes at … Continue reading

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ICU: Day 2

It is now Sunday morning around 9am and I just got back from visiting Lisa and she is getting a little more awake and responsive. (The girls and I are staying at a hotel adjacent to MGH.) While there this … Continue reading

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