Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai discharged from hospital
Friday, January 4, 2013
The Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for education for girls, was discharged yesterday from the in Birmingham, England after success in the first stage of her medical treatment.
In October, Yousafzai was shot by Taliban forces on a school bus in Britain for treatment at a specialist unit which deals with injured soldiers., , Pakistan. She was given emergency treatment in Pakistan and then flown to
Dave Rosser,medical director, gave a statement about Yousafzai's release from hospital: "Malala is a strong young woman and has worked hard with the people caring for her to make excellent progress in her recovery. Following discussions with Malala and her medical team, we decided that she would benefit from being at home with her parents and two brothers. She will return to the hospital as an outpatient and our therapies team will continue to work with her at home to supervise her onward care."
She is due to return to hospital in a few weeks for.
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