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ER in Montpellier: ambulance services under pressure

ER in Montpellier: ambulance services under pressure | Appels d'Urgence | NT 1

Each day the emergency department of Montpellier hospital treats more than 300 injured or sick. More than 100,000 per year. Road accidents, heart attacks, strokes… the doctors in the emergency teams have one obsession: get to the scene as soon as possible. Because they often have no more than a few minutes to make the right choice, the choice that means the patient will be taken to hospital and may survive. 24 hours a day, day and night, sometimes by helicopter, these professionals are ready to step in at a minute’s notice to save lives. Over several weeks, Emergency Call” followed their exciting daily duties.”