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Title Chopper Rescue: Series 2 - Ep 4 of 6
Published Australia : ABC, 2011
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Series Chopper Rescue ; Series 2, Episode 4
Summary From the ocean to the outback, helicopter rescue crews save lives and face near death challenges every day. Chopper Rescue follows the work of the doctors, paramedics, rescue officers and aircrews who are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. They cover huge distances across Queensland, from the remote outback and tropics to the outermost limits of The Great Barrier Reef.Working in difficult remote locations and in cramped conditions in mid air, the doctors and paramedics safely deliver patients to hospital and along the way deliver hospital standard care.Chopper Rescue is genuine life and death human drama.This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies.A bad accident on an outback cattle property tests everyone on Rescue 521 from Townsville. A man has fallen from a moving vehicle and is reported to have severe head and chest injuries.And on the Great Barrier Reef an English tourist with crushing chest pains gets a rapid response from the crew of Rescue 510.PRODUCTION DETAILS:Beyond Screen Productions Pty Ltd
Notes Closed captioning in English
Event Broadcast 2011-02-11 at 20:00:00
Notes Classification: PG
Subject Chest -- Wounds and injuries.
Emergency medical services -- Management.
Head -- Wounds and injuries.
Medical emergencies.
Form Streaming video
Author LeBaigue, Peter, contributor
Livingstone, Phil, contributor
Pincus, Jason, contributor
Turner, Grant, contributor