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Published on October 03, 2013

Exceptional Care Guides Healing for Young Trauma Patient

EricksenIn the summer of 2012, a young patient came into the Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital emergency department following a fall from a skateboard.  He had suffered a devastating brain injury and was not expected to live.  Thanks to the hands-on care, compassion, prayers, guidance, and love that Cone Health caregivers provided, he not only lived but has thrived. 

Young Trauma Patient

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