After life-saving first aid to the opposing team's physician in the hockey Playoffs, there was fortunately clear. The former national striker Christoph Ullmann, it went to the dramatic scene in the quarter-final game of his Augsburger Panther at the düsseldorf EC. The Pro was crazy on Friday night after a Check of against players John Henrion against the gang and on the ice and motionless remained. The establishment hurrying the team doctor of the DEG, Ulf Blecker, kept the 35-Year-old from Choking.
Blecker realized that the sunken base of the tongue prevented the breathing Ullmann's. Colloquially it is said that someone has swallowed the tongue. "When I arrived with him, had Ullmann already blue lips," said the medic in the "Rheinische Post". "It was clear that he had swallowed his tongue. I had to decide quick as a flash: The tongue had to be coming from the neck but since he was already when you fall unconscious, there was the risk that he will suffer when you get Out of the tongue is a cross-sectional paralysis. But without the Intervention, he would be suffocated in no time.“
Ullmann was taken to hospital, where he spent to the observation of the night. The Augsburger Panther of the gifts on Saturday, "a cautious all-clear". The striker suffered a concussion and is out for the time being. Further investigations are still under way. "I would like to thank first and foremost Ulf Blecker, who has supplied me excellent. Of course all Panther fans and hockey is my thanks, but supporters from all over Germany, whose recovery I wish I was very happy“, Ullmann said.
Ullmann suffered a concussion, and the los was under shock
Blecker were the scenes of the düsseldorf home game not so fast. "I can close my eyes all night," said the 56-Year-old the day after the 4:3-the success of the DEG in the sixth quarter-final game. "I have seen the from the Bank and had the bad accident of the German Handballers Jo Deckarm think many years ago in Hungary," said Blecker.More about
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The physician also reported that the Augsburg coach Mike Steward would have been the tears in the eyes. Contact with the players had Blecker on Saturday. "It's him right well," said the doctor, "RP-Online". "However, he is shocked properly, because to him through the reports of the colleagues and managers only became clear how close he has come with his life." The düsseldorf Henrion was suspended by the disciplinary Committee of the League for a game. (dpa)