During the Cadiz game against FC Barcelona, one of the fans fainted. As it turned out, he suffered a cardiac arrest. Other fans nervously called for the referee to stop the match and someone to help him. It just happened.
Now Dr. Sergio Salgado, who saved the fan’s life, revealed on Twitter the details of the whole action. “I am a doctor who treated a patient with cardiac arrest during the Cadiz – Barcelona match. After 48 hours of reflection and reading countless comments on social networks and in the press, I will try to analyze what happened,” he wrote.
Later he started writing about the details. “I do this only because of my moral integrity and because my civil liability as a citizen and professional emergency doctor forces me to reveal the truth. Those of us who work with such emergencies are tough people because of the situations that But this time my head is still thinking not about what happened, but about what could have happened and what might happen in the future “- he said.
“None of us doctors are in the stadium and we are not part of its healthcare system. Our team consists of a doctor and a nurse at Puerta Del Mar hospital, about a kilometer from the stadium. to a man suffering from a heart attack. On the way to the facility, we received confirmation, “he continued.
“When we got to the patient there, we saw some amateurs doing chest compressions and a physician friend who was at the game as a spectator. This doctor, full of bitterness, told us that there was hardly any equipment here. Then we applied special plasters to performing the first electric shock “- further described the doctor.
“We asked for a stretcher to move the patient. To continue the rescue operation, we needed the equipment that was in the bag we had with us. But I found that it just disappeared. Later we found out that it was so that someone could provide helping a cameraman who felt worse in another stand “- he said.
“We moved the patient to an ambulance after the cardiac arrest, but it was a very difficult road because we could not secure him. This was because the appropriate equipment was in the bag. We prayed that the patient would not lose the achieved stability as we would have little chance of starting again. fighting “- argued Salgado.
“Someone decided to take our equipment without permission to deal with the cameraman in the grandstand. He put the resuscitated patient’s life at risk. It’s as if someone took a gun from a policeman during a robbery because he thought only he could solve the problem. Besides, he was there. there was a dangerous biological material that had been destroyed, “he wrote, clearly irritated.
“This” hero “screwed up everything, wanting to become the savior of the entire stadium, appropriating a bag that was not his. He did not even know what it contained or what it was for. He seriously risked the life of the resuscitated patient” – concluded Solgado . The entire thread where the doctor explains Saturday’s events is below.
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