Hospital Spox: ‘Very Optimistic’ About Giffords’ Recovery | Talking Points Memo

Peter Rhee of the University of Arizona Medical Center just gave a press conference saying that Rep. Gabriel Giffords is in critical condition, but he is “very optimistic” about her recovery.Rhee said that they have ten patients, five are in critical condition, five are still in surgery. One patient has died, a “young child” that is “about nine,” he said.

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