Altered mind: creation of an artist
What would you do if you had a symptom so severe that you thought of ending your own life? If one operation could cure you or leave you with devastating disability? That was the conundrum faced by Jon Sarkin, a chiropractor from the USA who developed a tortuous noise in his ears, tinnitus, which he described as being “like a thousand screaming baboons…”.
<a href=”http://www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(11)70240-X/fulltext” target=”_blank”>See the excerpt on thelancet.com</a>