Tom Pilston

Moyamba, Sierra Leone

Medical staff perform an emergency caesarean on a young woman whose had complications with her labour. She was picked up in the middle of the night by ambulance based at the hospital in Moyamba. The journey, on a terrible road through the bush, took hours. The woman's baby was eventually successfully delivered and although the new born struggled for life for the best part of half an hour. The woman also survived the ordeal.

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Tom Pilston
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