Michael Lemole
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Surgeon 'more optimistic' on congresswoman's recovery

Doctors in Tucson, Arizona, say they are more optimistic about Democratic Congresswoman, Gabrielle Giffords' recovery - who was critically wounded in a shooting on Saturday.

Speaking at a news conference, Dr Michael Lemole, chief neurosurgeon at the University Medical Center in Tucson, said the swelling of her brain has stabilised.

  • 10 Jan 2011