Written by Anuradha Mascarenhas
| Pune |
Published:November 16, 2017 1:54 pm

Dr Seema Jagdale

On Monday evening, ophthalmologist Dr Seema Jagdale, a resident of Hadapsar, heard screams and cries for help from an apartment on the second floor of her building.

When Jagdale and her husband rushed to the apartment, they saw that their neighbour Sanjay Pawar (36) had collapsed. Pawar was also sweating profusely and had a feeble pulse.

Recalling the incident, Jagdale said, “It was scary. Our neighbour was lying unconscious… his eyes had rolled up and he was frothing at the mouth. He was totally cold and his forehead was sweaty. His pulse was hardly palpable”.

Pawar’s wife told her that within a few minutes of returning home from work, her husband had collapsed in the drawing room. Jagdale, an eye specialist in H V Desai Eye Hospital, started administering basic life support, as per the training she…

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