Secondary Impact (A Dr. Danny Tilson Novel) – Barbara Ebel, M.D.

Neurosurgeon Dr. Danny Tilson is engrossed in a college basketball game when a player gets knocked down, slamming his head on the court. The athlete is his daughter’s boyfriend and after suffering a second blow to his head he lies in a coma.

Danny is shocked when his daughter, Annabel, criticizes his care of the guy she loves…but then he wonders: Is existing medical treatment for certain head injuries good enough?

Despite obstacles from Annabel and his old nemesis Rachel, Danny brainstorms to develop new technology…something so revolutionary it could improve patient care after traumatic head injuries forever!
*****
4 1/2 Stars, a “fantastic novel,” per the San Francisco Book Review

Although the Dr. Danny Tilson Novels are a series and the characters are best appreciated by reading the books in sequence, each book can stand alone.
Book One: Operation Neurosurgeon
Book Two: Silent Fear: a Medical Mystery
Book Three: Collateral Circulation: a Medical Mystery
Book Four: Secondary Impact