Accident;An experience no one should go through

14 Oct 2022

An unknown patient, a victim of RTA was rushed to Doren Specialist Hospital
around 1:45am on Tuesday 1 It October, 2022. On arriving at out gate, the security
personnel promptly called the nurse who reviewed and called the doctor. The doctor
saw a deeply unconscious patient with Glasgow Coma Scale of 3/15, smelling of
alcohol. The doctor ordered that the patient be brought into the Accident and
Emergency unit where he was found to be bleeding from the ear, nose and mouth,
and also vomiting copiously (mainly recently ingested meal).
The airway was cleared and suctioned, oxygen administration was commenced,
Blood pressure read 130/S5mmHg. Spo2 - 93% on oxygen and 85% off oxygen.
Intravenous fluid 5% Dextrose saline and 0.9% Normal saline was set up, injection
Hydrocortisone and injection Diclofenac administered (the face mask, oxygen
cylinder and intravenous line can be seen on the trending video on the internet),
Efforts were made to trace his family and one female friend of his (Miss Ify Helen
Eze, phone no- 0706169180) came into the facility to see him. She and the Good
Samaritan who brought the patient was told of the severity of his condition and the
need of urgent neurosurgical review and also the need to be referred to Evercare
hospital. Miss Ify Helen Eze fainted on seeing his condition and she had to be
A detailed referral letter was written and given to the relations. After an initial
reluctance, they accepted the letter. But before leaving the 2 of them (Miss Ify and
the Good Samaritan) decided to make a video to exonerate themselves from being
implicated as being responsible for the patient's condition. Most likely Miss Ify
Helen Eze and her partner (Good Samaritan) are the people who videoed and posted
on social media for reasons best known to them.


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