Rita Erichsen's hip surgery
The Boston Globe
Groggy from anesthesia and delirious from morphine, Rita Erichsen is comforted by her husband, Herman, the day after hip surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She had fallen while reaching for a towel, just a week after getting home from a long convalescence after a previous surgery.
Groggy from anesthesia and delirious from morphine, Rita Erichsen is comforted by her husband, Herman, the day after hip surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She had fallen while reaching for a towel, just a week after getting home from a long convalescence after a previous surgery.
(Globe Staff Photo / Bill Greene)