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24 Hours in A&E

  • 2012
  • Season 2
  • 14 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • Science and technology

Summary

Two cyclists are treated for serious head injuries, a 16-year-old is airlifted in with suspected spinal injuries, and a woman is brought in with suspected brain damage.

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Episode 2: 24 Hours in A&E

Summary

The stories of children and teenagers brought into A&E. Sixteen-year-old Ellie has suspected spinal injuries after being thrown from her horse and crushed against a fence, while consultant Jacqui Butler treats four-year-old Destiny, who has a fishbone stuck in his tonsils from his lunchtime curry. Plus, a pregnant woman experiences intense pain following a sudden haemorrhage

Review

The mixture of sadness and uplift is as strong as ever in this bulletin from King’s College Hospital. The star is Dr Matt, who at a boyish 27 complains that patients sometimes want to know how long he has been a doctor before they let him take their blood.

This particular 24 hours will prove tough for Matt, though not for the reasons we expect. That’s the beauty of a drama that unfolds with the full unpredictability of real life. Sixteen-year-old Ellie is brought in by air ambulance from Kent after being thrown from her horse and crushed against a fence. She can’t feel her left arm and leg – and that is a worry.

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  • Episode 2

    24 Hours in A&E

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    Summary

    The stories of children and teenagers brought into A&E. Sixteen-year-old Ellie has suspected spinal injuries after being thrown from her horse and crushed against a fence, while consultant Jacqui Butler treats four-year-old Destiny, who has a fishbone stuck in his tonsils from his lunchtime curry. Plus, a pregnant woman experiences intense pain following a sudden haemorrhage

    Review

    The mixture of sadness and uplift is as strong as ever in this bulletin from King’s College Hospital. The star is Dr Matt, who at a boyish 27 complains that patients sometimes want to know how long he has been a doctor before they let him take their blood.

    This particular 24 hours will prove tough for Matt, though not for the reasons we expect. That’s the beauty of a drama that unfolds with the full unpredictability of real life. Sixteen-year-old Ellie is brought in by air ambulance from Kent after being thrown from her horse and crushed against a fence. She can’t feel her left arm and leg – and that is a worry.

    How to watch

    Next showing

    channeltimestatus

    4seven

    4seven
    -

    4seven

    4seven
    -

    4seven HD

    4seven HD
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    4seven HD

    4seven HD
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    Channel 4

    Channel 4
    -
    Repeat

    Channel 4 HD

    Channel 4 HD
    -
    Repeat

    Channel 4 +1

    Channel 4 +1
    -
    Repeat

    Streaming

    Details

    Languages
    Formats
    Colour | HD | SUB | AD

    Credits

    Crew

    rolename
    Series producerKirsty Cunningham
    Executive producerTom McDonald
    Executive producerNick Curwin
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