ER Episode Scripts


Previously on E.
-Were did you match ? -University of Michigan: Ann Arbor.
Are you withdrawing from this residency program ? Your honour I love my son.
You'll be notified of my decision.
-Alex and I have to leave.
-What ? I'm sorry.
I don't want to go.
We'll have to say good-bye to our son.
-can't get in touch with my mom.
The phone isn't working or something -So what you need a ride ? -Hey jackass might pay attention to the road.
-Hey what's your problem ? Why don't you get out of here ? Oh, nice.
Oh, we're out of here.
See you, suckers.
Feel engine power baby, it's a beautiful thing ! Slow down.
Everybody happy ? Greg -Son of the bitch.
-He's shooting at us.
Get down.
Hold on.
How are we going to get out of here ? Hold on.
Where is he ? Hold on.
Got to get away from him.
Get away from him.
~Here he is, watcha~ Damned it.
Get away from him.
Oh, my leg.
You're hit? I'm shot.
Where is he ? Ah, oh god.
Greg, greg, I think I broke a rib.
Somebody help me.
Elgin, I'll be right there man, don't worry.
Where are we ? We're in the river.
Can you get out the seat belt ? Hun hun, I don't, it hurts.
I can't move.
Come on, we got to get out.
Elgin come on man, we got to get out of the car.
I cannot feel my legs.
Kid, take my hand.
Come on, take it.
I'll pull you out.
I can't.
Come on man, squeeze my hand, squeeze it.
I really can't.
Oh, Greg, I can't get this belt off.
####cord injury.
Oh my leg ! Hello, yes, please help us.
We're in a car that crashed into the Chicago river near Franklin.
-Alrigth madam -It's so wet.
I get wet.
Yeah, there's two of us injured.
Critically injured.
Please hurry, we're sinking.
I don't want to want to die, man.
They're coming man.
-It's getting deeper -I'll be right there Elgin, don't worry.
Ok, come on, duck onto this.
-I can't.
-Yes you can.
Come on baby.
you have to.
come on come on come on Yes, get under this.
good job, good job, good job.
Doc ? What ? How come I can't move ? Looks like you hurt your neck.
I think it might be broken.
Ho, ho, what's happening ? ###falling down first.
I'll ### Oh god.
It's not fair.
Every intern gets a vacation, I'm stuck with the last overnight.
Maybe it's because you called in sick like 50 times.
I have Epstein-Barr.
-It's not my fault they haven't found a cure.
-Damned shame -Hunhun.
-That we have to listen to your whine all day.
Who's the attending ? The schedule says Lewis, but she's on maternity leave.
Maybe it will be somebody cool who let me out early.
Kovac or Carter.
~This is long as it is not.
~ Moris ! -Bingo ! -15 minutes in your shift, you haven't picked a single patient.
-I was doing sign outs.
-From who ? ~Colonel Saunders~ ? Go ! Carter ? -Finished up the bloc.
-Kovac ? -Left a couple of hours ago.
-In the middle of the shift ? Said he had to go.
Nice suit.
Job interview ? Come on, one two three, up.
Ok, Elgin try not to move your head.
-Look Elgin, ~we won't down~ that window, we've got to swim out of here.
I don't think I can swim.
I'll stay with you, all right ? Greg.
Jing-Mei, you'll be fine.
Look, when I open up this window, you push out and I pull Elgin out behind you.
All right ? All right.
I've got his neck.
All right.
Everybody hold his breath.
Deep breath.
Oh, damn it.
What's wrong ? Power windows.
-I need to pee.
-We'll hit the motel soon.
Hey, you're gonna like Louisville.
They have the Kentucky Derby, the Ohio River, hush puppies.
Can I go in the bushes ? Here we go.
Have you ever been ? Where ? Louisville.
Have you ever been there ? Hey, don't look half bad.
Hey look, they even have a pool.
It's stuck.
We're sinking.
The way for the water ~push it equals~.
What ? Physics class.
~For the water gets out ### you'd never open the door is~.
You gotta wait, man.
You gotta wait.
What was that ? Bottom of the river.
And now what ? Well I guess we wait.
Hello ? Hello ? Hello ? Hello ! Hi, can I get a room, please ? -And just the two of you ? -Yeah.
-How many nights ? -Just one.
Passing through.
-You folks on vacation ? -No.
You'd better call the police.
She's kidnaping me.
Alex, cut it out.
I want you to open the door.
~and push out to the surface.
~ I'll pull out Elgin for you.
-Greg, I don't think I -Just do it.
Just do it.
-Alright Elgin, -Yes.
just a deep breath.
-And blow it out on the way up, all right ? -OK.
All right, go Jing may, go baby, go.
-All right, Big Man, you're in ? -Yeah.
Take a deep breath.
Deep breath.
-Hey! Hey! Hey! -# ~move forward~ -Oh please, help me ! -Catch the ring madam.
-Anybody else to save in the car ? -Two more.
Over here ! Over here ! We've got somebody down here.
-Come on, right here.
-Where's Elgin ? I couldn't get him out.
He got stuck on the door.
-~someone will get down, man~ -I got to go back down there and get him.
-Divers will get him, sir.
-He's paralized.
He can't move.
We don't need any more victims, get in the boat.
Get in the damned boat.
A deer hunter admited to ortho.
You called Animal Control ? No, no, he fell on it, He was trying to hang on his mantel.
Woman got a glocome and drugs mixed up with a super-glue.
Ouch ! Nice you to grace us with your presence, Luka.
-Family emergency.
I'm back now.
-I don't need you now.
Go home.
Still owe you a couple of hours.
Not co-op.
Next time you decide to leave in the middle of a shift, don't bother coming back.
Frank, call nursing admin, tell him Sam won't be working tomorrow.
And any other day.
Family emergency ? He doesn't even have a familly ! -Is that it ? -Hum hum.
You look nice.
You've had an other court date ? How did that go ? OK.
-She's lying.
-I am not.
Good luck.
She's a drug dealer.
Tiffany James, foreign body in the vagina.
She tucked her stash up there when we busted her.
No problem.
I can fish it out.
You do not such thing.
Are you having any pelvic or abdominal pain ? I feel fine.
-It's not a medical emergency.
-So I can leave.
-Sit your ass back down -Do a pelvic exam without consent is assault.
This guy said he would.
Hey, Luka ! Something's going on with Sam ? -She left.
-She left ? She left to go where ? I have no idea.
Did she take Alex ? -Is she coming back ? -I don't know.
I don't think so.
-You OK ? -Yeah.
Say good-bye to Kem for me, will you.
Franck, I need X-Ray in 2.
Haven't you heard ? New interns don't start till tomorrow.
It's my last nursing shift.
I'm finally getting out of here.
You ready for it.
And the doctor up my xanax.
-Hey, what are you doing here ? Thought you were in michigan ? You get kicked out already ? County ~maybe out to brobo|meet me at 2 bravo~.
We got time to cup some cofee or something ? No, I've got to get some sleep I'm back on at six.
What's going on ? Nothing.
Except I'm # a medical career.
-Doc ! -I do not care what you captain says, we do not strip searches.
Come on doc, give me a break.
The jail nurses won't do pelvics.
So that's your problem, not mine.
Doctor Weaver, multiple victim TC.
How many criticals can we take ? Start with three.
What is it ? Auto versus pole and pedestrians and an other car in the river.
-Who's still on ? -You and Morris.
Carter left and you sent Kovac home.
-Abby, can you stay ? -No, I I I Good.
Somebody go find Morris, he's probably hiding in the bathroom again staring at Maxim.
Did they get Elgin out ? I'll be right behind you, OK ? -I need to get a collar on you Doc.
How come they're bagging him ? -Doc, you need a collar.
-His he alive ? I don't know.
Confirming recovery of a third body, stand-by.
Why aren't they doing CPR ? PB 49, any vitals on that third victim ? Not a sign.
-~Have you just~ left ? -# to the director.
Excuse me, where do we sign in ? He was at a birthday party, he always has to be the jocker.
-What did you put up there ? -# -He was supposed to wear them on his clothes.
-Triage nurse's rigt ahead.
You're only there a couple of hours.
You have to give it more time than that.
Auto versus utility pole.
Decent vitals, probably just a #.
Give me something for the pain, man.
-~What's in the hip~ ? -~Kind of a mess, well I.
~ # # #jumping out of the way.
I can take him.
-Malik, put him in three.
-I can still # You're no longer a student, you're not to practice medecine here.
You want to stay here you observe.
That's it.
Car falling into the river, probably broken ribs.
Tachicardy and ~GS taby~ to the ~left~ leg.
-Jing-Mei -Oh God ! What happened ? -# #.
A guy shot at us.
-The abdomin OK ? -~Periodic~ chest pain.
-Get me off this damned back board.
Pratt was the driver.
Alright, you start with Pratt, I stay with Jing-Mei.
Show me a C spine.
This is so stupid, I'm fine.
-Pratt ~has skull blood~ and he's combative.
-I'm not combative, I'm just pissed of that you tied me down.
Come on, get back in there.
Morris, move in the ~sut~.
-Got it.
-Let's go, we need the room.
-Doctor Chen? -That's the guy, that's the guy that shot at us.
-I want to # Jing Mey.
-Can't, Pratt, you're a trauma patient with a head injury.
-One two, three.
First XXx lab, C spine, chest and pelvis and a head CT.
Stop it, I don't need all that.
-It'sgetting harder to breathe.
-~foresocks~ is 89 -# bleeder -How's he doing ? -Probable sternal fracture.
-Don't wait for the X-Ray, if there's increase breath sounds, put in the chest tube.
Open your mouth.
Is the pain on the left or the right side ? -#### -I thought you were not supposed to be doing anything.
-You're a resident, noone's gonna care if I kill you.
-I'm feeling dizzy.
~BPs 90 pulse~ -##crap, open up -Shut up Pratt ! Hello, can I get a doctor ? What, what is it ? What ? ~Flacid promicies~ in both harms and legs.
Divers fished this dude out of the river.
Is that Elgin ? -Elgin Gibbs.
-Is he alive ? Tubed him, but he has a pulse.
Elgin was with you ? Abby, check him out.
-You're a doctor now? -No my my internship starts tomorrow.
~I've advanced your residency start day 12 hours~.
Now you're an intern.
What ? You want an engraved invitaion ? Go go go.
Hey, hey, keep your eye on him, make sure he doesn't get up.
Both toes are up going.
Sodium # 30 per kilo # # Abby, what do we have ? High cervical ~part~ injury, starting stÚro´ds.
-Who's the resident on this case ? -That would be me.
~Oh, is that catches the rom~ ~Fine cuts through~ the ~C-spine~ setup for guarding the # tongs.
Good, # # no fracture, you can take him off the board.
About time.
-How're you doing, Greg ? I'm fine, GC is a 15, abdomen is benine.
How's Elgin spinal # injury kit ? There's no blood in the belly.
Ok, 4 of Morphine, sew him up.
-I'll get Morris to do that.
-Morris, no he'll screw it up.
I'll do it myselF.
PBCs ~Hanger the blido, open~ the crash cart.
# he could be accumalting blood in the # -We need to start like a one liter of saline -How the hell did this happend ? It's some kind of hit and run.
They caught the guy, he's next door.
~And JVD and muffle heart sounds ? -Doctor Prat -Check for pulses paradoxes.
Back off Prat, or I'll check your rectal tone with my crutch.
Somebody has to call my house, my dad's nurse.
Her name's # -Both lungs are up.
-I was supposed to take over at 9, she needs to stay longer.
-# stiner # normal.
-# to the left way.
She barely has # pulses.
-Did I # the ~ordery~ ? -# # I need to check # pressure.
Ok, she's ~breathing~ down.
-~Half past Kim~.
-Doctor Weaver, Abby needs you now.
-For Elgin ? -Prep the entire leg.
Open the cut down tray.
-Some guy named Eduardo lign 2.
Says he's Sandy Lopez brother.
Sounds upset.
-Wait wait wait.
-Is Henry OK ? -Who ? My son.
-I don't know, he didn't say -Well go find out.
-Doc, we got a judge issuing a body search warrant.
-Good for you.
-How longer is it going to be ? -He droped his pressure.
I want 2 units of O neg.
-Doctor Weaver, ~my wife was in a car, asks some questions~ -Kind of busy here.
Henry is fine, but this Eduardo still wants to talk to you.
-I think he has decreased breast sounds in the left.
-I agree.
You don't work here any more.
He wants to meet with you as soon as possible.
He says it's important.
-Take the message.
-BP's only 80.
-# with you ? -11.
3 Ok, good breast sounds, it's spinal shock, # to 10 #.
-You don't think he needs a chest tube ? -No, recheck ** -he needs time to ~coagulate~ -If it's not dropping, he's not bleeding # # I should try to call his mother.
-What sort of sew ** you're using ? -4.
0 nylon.
Morris, I shave my ~melon~, man, go with the 5.
0, minimize the scar.
# # is 42.
I lost the pulse.
Carrie, Abby's doing a thoracotomy.
What ? Who's getting a thoracotomy, Elgin ? # clamp, more section.
-Are you out of your mind ? -He was coding.
-Told you you didn't even need the chest tube.
-He had 3 liters of blood in his chest.
What ? -You want the ~salcever~ ? -Yes.
Mrs Gibbs, this is Neela Rasgotra from County general hospital.
Your son Elgin was in a car accident tonight.
It's pretty serious.
When you get this message can you go to the emergency and ask for me ? Was the machine.
Last one.
Beautifully averted and well aproximated.
You're definitly a light way when it comes to morphine.
-CT is ready.
-OK, Greg, time to wake up.
Greg, come on.
Oh crap, he's got a ~blown~ pupil, intubation tray, 20 ~prominate~ 100 of ~socs~ -Should I get Dr Weaver ? -Put the head down.
As soon as we tube, I want 80 of ~menitol~.
I need suction and an # ~autodetecter~.
Here we go.
Charge at 30 again.
How much o neg did he have ? -# # # -# # # What about # # clams ? # enough # Are you done ? Hold compressions.
What ? We need to close his chest.
His mother is coming.
I don't want her to have to see him like this.
Keep the head at 30 degres and ~his map~ in the 90s.
I #### -PC O2 at 30.
-Morris ? -~Apeterobly, monitor's onboard~.
-He was awake and allert.
Classic presentation.
He was lucid and # it's a skull ~fracture~.
# # # ~lodery~ ? Abby, call the OR, tell him we need an ICP monitor.
Hello ? Hey, you're ready ? Sorry, I got stuck with a sick kid.
I called the resataurant, they can take us at 9:30 let me trow a clean shirtand I'm ready to go.
Maybe we could just stay home, watch a movie.
~ainistaifutsand~ How *** sound? The.
take-out menus are in the kitchen top drawer, yeah ? The good news is the pupil went ~down~ with manitol, the bad news is Greg needs surgery and may have long-term brain dammage.
Just wait and see ? Yeah.
So what happenned in Michigan ? Could we maybe talk about it tomorrow.
You should go home and get some rest.
Go on, I can finish this.
I'll stay.
-You start in a few hours.
-I think it started tonight.
-Go, really, I'm OK.
-You don't have privileges here anymore, remember ? I don't think I'm gonna be sued for missing a stitch on a dead boy's chest.
Go, I'll wait for his mother.
We talk to you tomorrow ? Hi, this is Sam, leave me a message after the beep, bye.
-Has he woken up yet ? -~Not as of 6 AM~.
All the trauma, the bord's a mess.
~PQ can take the baby up~ after changing shift.
Two more messages from that Eduardo guy, he's persistent.
-Where do you want the fresh meat ? -Interns ? -Hey, Ray Barnett.
-Luka Kovac.
-Are you Dr Weaver ? -Yeah, sorry, well I've been up all night.
~You could have fooled me~ Howard Ritzke.
Orientation's in the second floor of auditorium at 8 AM with the new house staff.
And the elevators are that way, right? Thank you.
So, we come back here at what time ? Whenever you're through.
Here's the labs on the baby.
Outa here.
That explains it.
All right, I gotta go, got an appointement.
Sorry, my allarm didn't go off.
How are Prat and Chan ? -Surgical ~ICU~.
They're both stable.
-Did the others interns go upstairs already ? -They did.
You've been excused.
What ? ~A few passants through~ from last night.
I don't have to go to my orientation ? No, you have an ID, you know where the bathrooms are.
All you need is a lab-coat.
Welcome County, Dr Lockhart.
Excuse me ? Are you a doctor ? Yes I am.
Sarah's tests are positive for botulism toxin.
-What ? -Will she get better ? -It could take a month.
-A month on the breathing machine ? She needs oxygen and tube feeding until her muscles recover.
How could she get botulism ? -This spores could be present in honey, corn sirup, -No she doesn't get that stuff.
I cook in puree everything for her myself by hand.
Honey ? What ? -Oh damn it, Geophrey, you don't give honey to a baby ! -How am I supposed to know that ? -It was in the book, you never read the book ? -Why don't we all just You gave me 4 books.
I do the diapers, the bottles, the cleaning, the shoping, -Excuse me, do you know anything about a search warrant ? -We're not doing it.
-It was ONE book and I told you wich book -Hey, it's not like I wanna be doing this ! I know you are both upset, but You must get an other job because you can't control your damned temper.
Look I was up all night, finding a judge to get that warrant.
Yeah, but where does it say that we have to do the search ? Wait a minute, you want me to go back and get a court order to compel you to do the search ? We start doing cavity searchs for the cops.
Words gonna get out and people will be afraid to come here.
Who ? Drug dealing hookers ? Fine, I'll get the order.
You refuse that, I'll arrest you.
How long does these battery last ? This guy's spitting out blood.
Hi, I'm Ab I'm doctor Lockhart.
George Pisoni, history of oral malignancy.
-Cancer of the tonsil.
-He # like this all night.
CBC, PT, PTT, type and cross, ~spionetts~, ~geo forman~ some ~sedocaine~.
-Couldn't stop the bleeding.
-I'm gonna do the best I can.
-Open up.
-~Encal~'s ready.
It's just a little numbing spray ? Nice coat.
#### Two operations #.
*** radiations ~This should help the cla~ Sorry.
May be you would be more confortable holding that yourself ? Ok, you're bleeding over a large area, so we may need to put a breathing tube in your throat to protect your airway.
-~emophyse~ 8.
5 -You might also need a transfusion.
No thanks, I've an advanced #.
Yeah, but if we do not stop this, you could bleed to death.
Maybe, today's the day.
Alex, come on.
I could have died and you wouldn't even have noticed.
I could have been dead.
If we leave now, we could make it half way to Florida before diner.
I don't want to go to Florida.
-You could swim in the ocean.
-So what ? What about my cousin's friends in Atlanta ? That place smells.
Oh fine, where do you want to go ? -Back to Chicago.
-This isn't an option.
-Come on, we don't have time for this.
-Well, you want to stay here ? -Yeah.
-Really, right here ? -Yes.
And I can't change your mind ? Nope.
We'll stay here.
We'll stay right here, in this pool for the rest of our lives.
I found an other treatment option.
Will it cure my cancer ? Nebulized epinephrine, it's like a vapour, you inhale it and sometimes it constricts the blood vessels and stops the bleeding.
How long will it last ? It's, it's just temporary.
You sure ? Yes, yes.
I'm getting tired.
Yes, your blood ~count drift down~, you get sleepy.
Will it hurt ? If it does, we'll give you morphine.
Will you stay with me ? Will you stay with me ? ~Or ?~ Sure.
Abby, Paramedics have a new chest pain in the ~feveral seasure~.
I'll be here Georges, make sure you get everything you need.
Thank you, Haleh.
And I'll be back, Mr Pisoni, OK ? Greg.
Greg ! Greg, you're intubated, you had an epidural bleed.
Excuse me, can he get a pen and paper ? Hey, welcome back.
I have a shift at 8 AM.
Well, you're late.
It's already noon.
Galents D-dimers positive and his ~final tep and go~ must look like ~viremont~ and ~jailers~.
Coat suits you.
Thank you.
-Dr Kovac, are you expecting a collect call ? -No.
# 5 0 2 Want to grab some breakfast ? No, I'm too buzy.
Do you live here now ? I slept in the call room.
I gave up my appartment a few days ago.
Have you been up to see them ? Ging-Mei is ok, but Greg hasn't waken up yet.
Well, it's only been a couple hours Now, whatever happends, stay calm, be professional and respectfull.
We can always appeal if you don't like the court's decision.
Kerri, did you get my messages ? I really don't think there's anything else for us to talk about, Eddie.
-Mr Lopez, I don't think it's appropriate for you.
-Just please, could we have a minute, ok ? We've all agreed to let the court decide this matter.
You know, with you working so much, my parents were tired so they ~almost had no time~ for Henry.
Please, Mr Lopez, Dr Weaver is well aware of your familly's concerns.
Please, Kerry, two minutes, please two minutes.
Mr and Mss Lopez, you have now agreed that a full order of legal and physical custody will be granted to Dr Weaver for Henry.
And that you will continue in your current role as care giver during Dr Weaver working hours ? Yes your honour.
With visitations rights and holidays as specified.
We just want to be a part of Henry's life.
Thank you.
Thank you.
Sounds better, 60 ~predesal~.
~Films are all empty~.
Set me up for a ~???sugar???~ transplant.
~ripidi KG and hupper~.
Oh, both 5000 ~anaprin~.
-And we can't get IV on Grants.
-Well, do a center line.
-Have you met the new interns ? -No, it's about time.
## work.
Actually, Luka wanted you to see a few more patients with them first.
-Why can't he take them around ? -He left a couple hours ago.
Again ? Luka, Luka ! What about here ? It's OK.
Is there a prayer ? I don't know.
We should say something.
I miss you.
And you'll always be in our hearts.
I want you to stay.
I can't, I can't.
Please, I want us to be together.
I want to marry you.
-You think I could get something to eat ? -I'll order you a tray.
-In here almost 18 hours.
-I'm aware of that.
You've held-up a bad waking up two judges in the middle of the night and ~another head~ of the public health department is coming here to do exam.
-Really ? -Really.
He's driving all the way in here from Lake Forest just for you.
And he's really happy about it too.
He says he hasn't actually done a pelvic in about 10 years, but he's willing to give it a shot.
So, you can either wait here for an other hour for the old guy to get here and give you what I'm sure will be remacably painless and gentle exam, or you can let me do it.
Right now.
-Hey, ~sensile~ delivery, it's all yours.
-You did the exam ? No, it was more like self-service.
-I need you to sign a death certificate.
-Who ? Tonsil guy finally ~glad out~.
Georges ? huh huh When ? About an hour ago.
Why didn't you come and find me ? He was DNR, you were busy.
-But you were with him ? -Yeah.
He was comfortable ? Yeah.
It's not a good time ? If you're too busy, I can come back after your shift.
No, it's fine.
Abby, where's the ~markain~ ? Drug's lock up, middle cabinet.
-Right and the ~draba~ -Behind you.
Thank you.
-Who is that ? -It's one of the new intern.
Ok, what happend ? I told my residency director I didn't want to do an internship.
-In Michigan -Any-where.
What ? -What did he say ? -He told me to think about it.
-You're lucky they didn't fire you.
-It would have made life simpler.
Diarrhea boy's out again.
You know, you can't get licensed without doing an intern shift.
-So ? -So you can't practice medecine.
-That's crazy, it's one more year.
I don't want to do.
Eight years of school, you're so close to the finish line.
What are you gonna do, just throw away your future? I'm not sure if it's the future I want.
-Abby ! -I'm coming.
Let's get something to eat later.
What are you doing Sam ? This is what I do.
You knew that.
I don't stay in one place that long.
So how long you're going to keep doing that ? -As long as I have to.
-Can't keep running away.
Sure I can.
This isn't just about Steve.
Look I'm sorry, sometime there's a a little collateral dammage.
-I had to do this for Alex.
-And for I can tell, it's not working for him.
-Well, he's 10.
He doesn't know what's working for him.
-Is this the life you want for him ? For yourself ? -I don't what else to do.
-Go to your car and follow me back to Chicago.
You do not have to do this alone, I'm here.
You can trust me.
-That's not something I'm good at.
-Why don't you give it a try ? Can't be any worse than this.
Come on, we should get going.
I don't want to miss my flight.
When are you coming back ? I'm not sure.
Well, my schedule is flexible.
I can come and visit in a few weeks.
Can we talk about it when I get back.
I just need a bit of time, you know.
~Pull it to rest~.
Get back into work.
You didn't answer my question.
It's OK.
I love you.
You don't have to answer me now.
I'm just not ready.
Will you think about it? You promise me that ? I just don't know what to think about anything.
It just all happened so fast.
I'm # # ~Well, he's right.
~ Just give me a bit more time, OK ? I love you too.
I love you so much