Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, December 3rd, 2002
Having developed encephalitis or meningitis due to the virus, a growing number of patients and their families find themselves struggling to locate resources that can help a patient regain cognitive skills and become independent again.
"We've seen more cases of encephalitis and meningitis in the past month than we normally do in an entire year - all due to the West Nile virus," said Mary Helen Ekstam, vice president of clinical and community services for CRS, offering...
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