13171_4341_polio_diagnosis_and_management8.mov

13171_4341_polio_diagnosis_and_management8

Doctor standing at man’s bedside. Man gets sits up with difficulty. Doctor sits behind him on bed and pulls down shirt, feels his shoulders and neck to check for bone damage. Gets up and pulls down blanket. Has him pull up his knees. Pushes neck forward to see if he can touch his knees with head. He has trouble. Doctor has him lie back down as voiceover says that the man is cooperative and alert, which struck him. Long shot of doctor throwing blankets back on young man. He pulls up blanket to reveal feet, reaches over and rolls up pants. Closer shot of doctor having man lift up each leg as he tests resistance. has him bend right leg up and lift it up. Close up of doctors face as left leg lifts up onto shot. Is not fully straight. Doctor places leg back down and pushes blankets up off legs further.

1940s
B&W
Not Explicit