On November 10, 1998, Viktor Yazykov, a Russian sailor stranded alone at sea with a life threatening injury, needed to perform surgery on himself.
Executive heart attack in Beijing- saved by a call to WorldClinic.
At 2 AM in a Beijing hotel room, a senior executive from Boston has a heart attack. Weak from chest pain, he dials in to our mission control: our doctor and care team spring into action. A co-worker is called to his room and, with our direction, gives him a nitroglycerin tablet and aspirin from his prescription medical kit.