12 Jan '11, 1am

Giffords breathing on her own after attack: Doctor

'She has a 101 per cent chance of surviving,' said trauma chief Dr Peter Rhee said. 'She will not die. She does not have that permission from me.' Doctors initially thought the bullet entered the back of the skull and exited the front, but after reviewing X-rays and brain scans, two outside physicians brought in by Ms Giffords' medical team now believe that Ms Giffords was likely shot in the front of her head.

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