8-27-93 Nursing Admission Summary Transferred in from Allen - 23 year old Psychology student. History of panic attacks, fearful of crowds, able to continue (?with) school for the past 2 years only by taking Xanax 4mg/day - Being treated by own father. Had a "seizure" 2 weeks ago at home. Patches of reddened areas over nose & face from falling on face. Seizure patient attributes from rapid Xanax tapering. Admit to Allen - last week became delusional & out of control, needed restraints. Presently alert/oriented x2. Tearful episodes & depressed Denies suicidal ideation at present.
(illegible name) RN
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Patient arrived via ambulance from Allen Pavilion at 1pm approximately. He was interviewed by nursing until 1:20/pm then by Dr. Seidman, PGY II, until 3:30/pm. At approximately 3:40/pm Dr. Seidman spoke with patient who at that time was in the bathroom with door closed. At approximately 4:10/pm patient was discovered in his bathroom unresponsive Patient was nude, sitting on floor between wall & toilet. (toilet contained stool) cardiac arrest was immediately called, CPR began- Patient intubated. 4:30/pm patient was pronounced dead.
Ann Geller(?), M.D.
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