A faint click opens the air. A disembodied voice calls out: ‘Adult Code 100, Adult Code 100, 5 East. Adult Code 100, 5 East.’ Or it might be ‘Code Blue, Code Blue 3C, Code Blue 3C.’ From place to place the wording varies, but the message is always the same: somewhere in the hospital, someone…


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