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By CJ Lyons

A gripping behind-the-scenes drama of 4 ladies who face lifestyles and loss of life on a daily basis On her first day at Pittsburgh's Angels of Mercy scientific heart, L.A.-transplant Lydia Fiore, the hot ER attending healthcare professional, loses a sufferer: the executive of Surgery's son. Now, to avoid wasting her occupation, Lydia needs to realize the reality at the back of her patient's dying, whilst it leads her into unfamiliar-and risky-territory. no less than she's now not on my own. there is med pupil Amanda, a candy Southern belle with difficulties of her personal; Gina, a resident with a chip on her shoulder; and Nora, the no-nonsense cost nurse with a funky head yet a fiery mood. let alone the paramedic who'd prefer to attempt his bedside demeanour on Lydia.

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Feet fall asleep all the time, nothing to worry about, she told herself. It didn’t mean anything. She would have believed herself if her leg going dead on her weren’t the latest in a series of strange occurrences. Sudden dizzy spells where she’d see double and the room would spin around her. An uncontrollable twitch along her quadriceps muscles, jolting through her, keeping her awake at night, making her muscles cramp and buckle during the day at random intervals. Stress, fatigue, the poor diet and long hours of a medical student.

He hesitated before turning back to her. “I’ve reviewed the tapes of both of your resuscitations tonight,” he said, returning to sit behind the desk. ” She looked up. His voice was more familiar now, no longer the Grim Reaper delivering bad news. He sounded almost encouraging. “I also reviewed your dictation and the nurses’ notes from the Weiss case. ” Here was her chance to clear her name. If only she knew what had happened in that resuscitation room. “When the initial call came in things didn’t sound so bad,” she began, remembering the baby with the fever and presumed meningitis.

A. ” He still looked distrustful but turned to the door. ” “Dr. Steward,” she called. His back went rigid. He glanced over his shoulder, peering at her over the top of his glasses. “You sound like you knew Jonah Weiss personally. ” The glacial stare returned. “If you’re implying that I am biased in any way, I can assure you I am not,” he said in measured tones. “All I want to know is what killed Jonah and who is responsible. I requested this case because I can be the best advocate for the deceased.

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