Renowned Harvard Ebola researcher, Dr. Pardis Sabeti, was involved in a near-fatal ATV accident in Montana in July. She was flown to Harborview, the nearest Level 1 trauma center, where she was treated by Dr. Reza Firoozabadi for a shattered pelvis and left knee and a broken right knee.
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“With that significant of an injury, she’s quite fortunate to not have sustained abdominal, thoracic and brain injuries,” he said.
She now has five stainless steel plates helping to hold her body together, Firoozabadi said."
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Boston Herald shares story of renowned Ebola researcher treated at Harborview by Dr. Reza Firoozabadi