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Neurologic Emergencies.

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Edited by Earnest Michael P.. . 534 pages. Churchill Livingstone; , New York: , 1983.. $55.00.

Ann Intern Med. 1984;100(3):471. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-100-3-471_1
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Two balloon ascensionists started out one clear day in their hot-air balloon. After an hour or two, the clouds blew in and obscured the fliers' view for a couple of hours. When the sky cleared, they were totally disoriented. Luckily, they saw a person in a field below and called down, "Where are we?"

The reply came, "In a balloon."

Whereupon, one of the balloon enthusiasts said to the other, "It's our luck to get a neurologist at a time like this."

"How do you know he's a neurologist?" the other asked.

"Easy," said the first. "His answer had two


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