EM Residency Training Answers the Call!

Dr. Reeo Kim, an Emergency Medicine Resident at the University of Chicago, responded to the scene of a severe vehicular accident on the Borman Expressway, just outside of Chicago, IL, on June 20, 2012 via the University of Chicago’s Aeromedical Network (UCAN) helicopter. Dr. Kim had to perform a roadside amputation to save a critically injured driver.

Video coverage provided by NBC Chicago (WMAQ Channel 5).