Allowing President Donald Trump to leave Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and return home to the White House while he remains in a potentially dangerous period of the illness is risky, some medical experts said Monday.
Others suggested that the move seems reasonable, given that the White House is very well equipped for medical care, with constant physician attention and resources available.
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“Right now there’s nothing that’s being done that we can’t safely do at home,” Dr. Sean Conley, the president’s physician, told reporters at a briefing.
Some medical experts disagreed with Conley’s assessment.
“There is a lot of concern about safety,” said Dr. Kavita Patel, a primary care physician in Washington who is managing director in the Center for Health Policy at the Brookings Institution, on MSNBC Monday.
Conley said: “While he may not be entirely out of the woods yet, the