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Frostbite danger

[KSTP TV, Dec. 10, 2013] A 19-year-old college student is in critical condition after being found unconscious and suffering from hypothermia on the porch of a Duluth home. It’s a stark reminder of the danger posed by the frigid weather now gripping our region. United Hospital emergency department physician Jeremy Olsen talked with KSTP’s Bill […]

Brain surgery helps North Dakota teen injured by shotgun blast

[Star Tribune, Dec. 10, 2013] Dr. Eric Nussbaum, a neurosurgeon at United Hospital, St. Paul, has performed many bypass surgeries to reroute blood flow around clogged arteries in the brain. But not when the blockage was a shotgun pellet. That was the neurosurgeon’s challenge after a 14-year-old North Dakota boy, Kaelan Macdonald, was in a […]