An exhilarating perception into the lifetime of a physician at Heathrow Airport, the place as a matter of fact frequently stranger than fiction.
For over a decade, Stephanie eco-friendly was once a physician on-call for one of many world's busiest airports, confronting dramatic, extraordinary and occasionally heart-breaking events. in the course of her 24-hour shifts at Heathrow, Dr eco-friendly needed to be prepared for something: from discovering an deserted suitcase leaking blood onto the carousel, to studying a guy smuggling heroin in a corset.
It's a role that introduced her into touch with all walks of existence; her sufferers integrated drug mules and fugitives, schizophrenics and stowaways, refugees and travelers. And with the threats of a nerve agent poisoning or a degree 4 viral epidemic consistently at the back of her brain, Dr eco-friendly came upon herself at the frontline the place the choices are made approximately who - or what - was once allowed to go away the airport's borders.
FLIGHT threat finds the exciting drama that happens behind-the-scenes of an airport and what's had to make serious judgements during this hidden no-man's land of geopolitics, terror, tragedy and medicine.
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