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Policeman's recovery creates confusion

BMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7030.528b (Published 02 March 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:528
  1. Norra Macready

    An American policeman who sustained a severe injury to his brain while on duty has apparently recovered the ability to speak after seven and a half years of silence, and his case has caused confusion among the press and public. Some neurologists fear that the erroneous press reports may be giving false hope to the families of other patients with …

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