Series 7 Episode 1
9PM Thu 30 October 2014

The St George's trauma team fight to save the life of a young woman after a horrific motorbike accident. Dental nurse Kerry, who's 29, arrives from Essex by emergency air ambulance on the hospital's new helipad.

She lost control of her motorbike, completely severing her right leg below the knee. Kerry's grandparents were always worried about her getting a motorbike and were among the first on the scene of the accident.

Due to the severity of her injuries, specialists from seven different departments have been called in to treat Kerry. But the medics need to stabilise Kerry before they can see if it's possible to re-attach her leg. 'The first priority is always life. Limb comes second,' says consultant Jai.

Meanwhile, 11-year-old Luke is brought in to the department after suffering a prolonged epileptic seizure. Luke has a form of complex epilepsy that has left him with severe learning difficulties and he has up to three seizures a week.

While the paediatric team stabilises Luke, his mum and dad discuss their love for their son and the challenges of living with his condition.

And 19-year-old Tina comes to A&E after stepping on a sewing needle, which is stuck inside her foot. But she seems more keen to take advice from her mum in Bulgaria than from Mo, the doctor treating her.

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      The St George's trauma team fight to save the life of a young woman after a horrific motorbike accident. Dental nurse…

      • Strong language, scenes of surgery and graphic scenes of injury
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      1. S7-Ep1: The Dream This video is a intro S7-Ep1: The Dream Video duration: 1:34 minutes

        Mo explains his reasons for becoming an orthopedic surgeon
      2. S7-Ep1: Critical Condition This video is a clip S7-Ep1: Critical Condition Video duration: 1:10 minutes

        A young patient is transported to St George's following a motorbike accident
        • WARNING Some Viewers May Find Distressing
    1. 24 Hours in A&E Series 7 Episode 1 Thu 30 Oct 2014 29 days left

      The St George's trauma team fight to save the life of a young woman after a horrific motorbike accident. Dental nurse…

      • Strong language, scenes of surgery and graphic scenes of injury
      Watch the intro to 24 Hours in A&E - Series 7 Episode 1 clips
      1. S7-Ep1: The Dream This video is a intro S7-Ep1: The Dream Video duration: 1:34 minutes

        Mo explains his reasons for becoming an orthopedic surgeon
      2. S7-Ep1: Critical Condition This video is a clip S7-Ep1: Critical Condition Video duration: 1:10 minutes

        A young patient is transported to St George's following a motorbike accident
        • WARNING Some Viewers May Find Distressing
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      Mo explains his reasons for becoming an orthopedic surgeon Watch 24 Hours in A&E Thu 30 Oct 2014
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      A young patient is transported to St George's following a motorbike accident
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