In Save My Life: Boston Trauma, viewers will get unparalleled access to top tier trauma teams inside the emergency rooms and operating rooms of the nation's most prestigious hospitals including the Boston Medical Center, Massachusetts General, and Brigham and Women's. Lives that could be lost in lesser hands at less renowned medical centers are saved through feats of miraculous skill. The only certainty is that those who need care will receive the very best that medicine has to offer. This remarkable series tells many stories of heroism, poignancy, and unexpected humor.
Orthopedic doctors try to repair a rock climber's broken foot; a man wounded by a knife-wielding assailant is unexpectedly calm; a man trying to prevent his wife from falling down a flight of stairs ends up falling with her.
A man suffers internal injuries after a fall from a ladder; a woman is trapped underneath a subway; a man suffers a stab wound and refuses to be cut open.
A car hits a medical student who is out biking; a woman with a latex allergy has a reaction after eating food prepared by workers wearing rubber gloves; an ER doctor keeps his cool when a patient becomes aggressive.
A teen whose hand was severed in a car accident is taken to Massachusetts General Hospital to have it reattached; a firefighter falls from the roof of a burning building; a young man takes a bullet to the chest.
A horrific motorcycle accident involving an off-duty firefighter is caught on camera; a teenager falls through floorboards in a church; Boston Garden EMS personnel deal with a contentious sports fan; a volleyball player with a dislocated ankle.
Surgeons fight to save the life of a teen who was gunned down in the street; a nursing student learns the driver who hit her is also a nurse; an injured motorcyclist raps for the doctors and nurses.