These Two Medical Interns Saved An Accident Victim Assumed Dead By Passers-By

The Logical Indian

January 13th, 2016

Source: India's Doctors

Dr Faizah Anjum and Dr Savitri Devi, both are interns working for Apollo Hospitals, Secunderabad. They were returning yesterday at night from somewhere, when they came across a road traffic accident with the victim having no/feeble pulse and surrounded by a huge crowd.

The person was presumed dead by passers-by, who were lost in taking photos and videos on cell phones. Not minding personal safety in the midst of the boisterous crowd the two ladies waded into the crowd and though having no medical instruments used their skill and ingenuity to revive the victim.

They used a pen to keep the tongue from falling into the throat and thus sustained airway.

They folded a news paper and began to blow air into his lungs as the other did chest compressions.

Even though the ambulance had not arrived after 25 minutes they continued CPR and revived the victim.

When the ambulance came, they administered saline and oxygen to him.

The person survived with full heartbeat and was taken to hospital.

Such bold selfless care by our young doctors is what medical field is all about.

India’s Doctors and The Logical Indian community salute the spirit of Dr. Faizah Anjum and Dr. Savitri, the true daughters of India and a pride to the medical profession. We appreciate that both of them took action and saved the life of a person assumed to be dead by the passers-by, instead of being bystanders.

Click here to know about “Good Samaritan Law” or if you/anyone you know has been harassed for being a good samaritan and share your story: Protect Bystanders and Enable Them to Save Lives

Share your thoughts..

Related Stories

Doctors Save Woman Who Collapsed 40,000 Feet Above Pacific Ocean

While Onlookers Stole 17-Yr-Old Road Accident Victim’s Phone, This Daughter-Mother Duo Helped Her

Satyagraha

UP: Father & Son Sit On Satyagraha For A Stranger Who Died Due To Officials’ Apathy

A Disturbing Trend: 18-Yr-Old Bleeds To Death While People Kept Making Videos And Clicking Pictures

Bengaluru Cops Committed To Save Accident Victims: Set A Voluntary Fund Of Their Own Money

I Tried To Help A Road Accident Victim And Got To Know The Reality Of Our Govt. Medical System

Latest on The Logical Indian

News

How A Rape Victim and Her Family Is Crushed By The ‘System’

Get Inspired

FIFA World Cup: Responsible Japanese Fans Clean Up Stadium After Their Team’s Win Over Colombia

Exclusive

“My Education Is Worthless, Everyone Asks Whether I Am Male Or Female,” Says Kolkata Trans-Woman Teacher

News

Nirav Modi Travelled Several Countries With His Revoked Passport, Says CBI

Awareness

WHO Classifies Gaming Addiction As Mental Disorder, Know What This Means

Get Inspired

Kerala: This 96-Yr-Old Just Enrolled For Class 4, Wants To Study Till Class 10