Observation Status In The Ed's Syndrome

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The patient is an 82-year-old female who is brought to the emergency room by her family because she had developed some left-sided facial asymmetry with the droop with a moderate amount of left-sided weakness and abnormal walking. She was reported to be speaking gibberish. The symptoms had resolved by the time the EMS arrived to bring her to the ED. She therefore was not given a resolution of her symptoms and were no further neurologic complaints. The patient actually has been placed in observation status in the ED. In preparation to discharged home, prior to being discharge she began to become delirious and was complaining of seeing spiders on the floor. The family felt they could not take care of her. She was thus admitted. She has

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