Critical Condition

Series 1

Series 1, Episode 2 - "...We need to act fast"

4.0 16 x
Kieran is flown in from a road accident with multiple injuries and two ruptured arteries. Gary has a torn aorta and requires urgent but dangerous surgery. Roy needs emergency surgery to remove a blood clot in his neck. Jonty has numerous broken bones and possibly serious internal bleeding after falling through a skylight.

1. "You are fighting against the clock..."

4.4 165 x
In A&E, the speed of the decisions made are vital.

2. "...We need to act fast"

4.0 86 x
Patients include a crash victim and a man with a torn aorta.

4. "My job is to stop that patient dying..."

3.0 23 x
The medics have seconds to decide on life-saving surgery.

3. "Dealing with the consequences..."

3.0 53 x
Doctors must decide whether to operate on John or not.