ER: Season 15 (2008 - 2009)
- Season 15 Episode 22: And in the End...
An extended edition to mark the last-ever episode of the long-running medical drama. Old friends return to show their support at the opening of a new facility for the underprivileged, and Sam receives a special gift for her birthday. Gates helps a teenager suffering from alcohol poisoning after playing a drinking game, while Carter tries to save a mother in labour with twins. Starring Noah Wyle, Laura Innes, Sherry Stringfield, Alex Kingston, Eriq La Salle and Thandie Newton
- Season 15 Episode 21: I Feel Good
Doctors and nurses from the ER help out at a camp for children who have had open-heart surgery, and Morris and Brenner make an impact. Dr Banfield and her husband have their dreams of adoption crushed when a mother returns to collect her abandoned child. Medical drama, guest starring Tom Arnold, with Angela Bassett and John Stamos
- Season 15 Episode 20: Shifting Equilibrium
Neela is forced to prove her worth when she clashes with Dubenko on how to proceed with two surgical cases. Meanwhile, Brenner is given an insight into his painful childhood. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Leland Orser and David Lyons
- Season 15 Episode 19: Old Times
Benton returns to the hospital to visit Carter in his time of need as he waits for a kidney transplant. Meanwhile, Dr Ross has to persuade a grieving woman in Seattle to donate the organs of her grandson after his sudden death. Medical drama, guest starring George Clooney, Eriq La Salle, Julianna Margulies and Susan Sarandon, alongside Noah Wyle
- Season 15 Episode 18: What We Do
A camera crew arrives at the hospital to interview members of the ER staff as part of a documentary. A detective is brought in with gunshot wounds, Carter's condition deteriorates, and Neela worries about the lack of communication between herself and Brenner. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and Parminder Nagra
- Season 15 Episode 17: T-Minus-6
The Banfields fall out with another couple when they attend a session at an adoption agency, while Carter has to familiarise himself with the new procedures and medication introduced during his absence. Sam finds communication difficult when her estranged mother is brought into the ER and Neela is frustrated by Brenner's inability to talk about serious issues. Medical drama, starring Angela Bassett, Noah Wyle and Linda Cardellini
- Season 15 Episode 16: The Beginning of the End
Cate's determination to have a baby leads her to devise a plan involving egg donation, but Russell is reluctant to support the idea. Gates treats an eccentric patient who may have been poisoned by wild mushrooms, while Morris deals with the suspicious case of a teenager injured in a brawl. Carter makes a surprise return to enquire about work, and Neela performs a traumatic heart transplant. Medical drama, starring Angela Bassett, John Stamos, Scott Grimes and Noah Wyle
- Season 15 Episode 15: The Family Man
A woman is involved in a car accident in the ambulance bay, and Brenner is left in charge of finding someone to care for her daughter while she recovers. Gates deals with an elderly patient who is facing death but feels that treating his condition will merely delay the inevitable, and Morris makes a favourable impression on Claudia's family. Medical drama, starring David Lyons, John Stamos and Scott Grimes
- Season 15 Episode 14: A Long, Strange Trip
Gates and Morris attend to an elderly man who was assaulted on the street, while the treatment of a cancer sufferer causes a dispute between Brenner and Dubenko. Meanwhile, Sam's sister pays an unexpected visit, and Dr Morgenstern returns to help a former mentor who is seriously ill. Drama, guest starring William H Macy, with John Stamos and Scott Grimes
- Season 15 Episode 13: Love Is a Battlefield
Morris deals with a 16-year-old girl who was involved in a bicycle accident and has begun behaving in an agitated manner. Sam ends her relationship with Gates when she finds out he slept with Daria, and Neela struggles to keep her composure when Brenner returns from Australia. Meanwhile, an elderly couple are admitted to the ER after the wife has a fall at home. Medical drama, starring Scott Grimes, Linda Cardellini and John Stamos
- Season 15 Episode 12: Dream Runner
Neela has a recurring dream about trying to save a girl with sickle-cell anaemia. As she relives the day and makes different decisions, she sees an old colleague, talks to Ray, welcomes Brenner back from Australia and helps Gates and Banfield deal with a patient who jumped out of a window during his sleep. Medical drama, guest starring Alex Kingston, with Parminder Nagra and David Lyons
- Season 15 Episode 11: Separation Anxiety
Two brothers are brought into the ward after a drug deal goes wrong, and tension continues to build between Gates and Sam - coming to a head when Tony discovers he is the last to know Alex is about to be released from hospital. Meanwhile, Neela has to tell a young girl that she must undergo an operation, prompting her to consider a career path in paediatric surgery. Medical drama, starring John Stamos, Linda Cardellini and Parminder Nagra
- Season 15 Episode 10: The High Holiday
Morris receives a package from an unlikely source, and Sam worries over the prospect of Alex being removed from the ventilator. Meanwhile, a woman with a high-risk pregnancy faces deportation, and an old friend pays a surprise visit. Medical drama, starring Scott Grimes, Linda Cardellini and Angela Bassett
- Season 15 Episode 9: Let it Snow
Neela has to defend her actions in court after the death of a patient. Sarah and Alex defy Sam by going to a party, but their decision has dire consequences, while a snowstorm leaves Banfield and Morris stranded at a Nebraska medical conference. Drama, starring Parminder Nagra and Linda Cardellini
- Season 15 Episode 8: Age of Innocence
Gates upsets Sam when he goes out looking for a homeless war hero, while Neela's student manages to involve the entire surgical department in a lawsuit. A couple who were the victims of an arson attack arrive in the emergency room and Brenner gets into a fight with a patient. Medical drama, starring John Stamos, Linda Cardellini and Parminder Nagra
- Season 15 Episode 7: Heal Thyself
When Cate tries to rescue a girl from drowning in a lake, she is reminded of Mark Greene's efforts to save her son when he was in grave danger. Meanwhile, Gates tries to pull strings to help a homeless veteran. Medical drama, featuring an appearance by former cast member Anthony Edwards, alongside Angela Bassett and Laura Innes
- Season 15 Episode 6: Oh, Brother
Chaz begins his time as a med student and Morris takes him under his wing, but demonstrating some risky procedures endangers a patient's life. Elsewhere, Banfield upsets Neela by questioning her authority in front of an intern, and Gates asks Sam and Alex to move in with him. Medical drama, starring Sam Jones III, Scott Grimes and Angela Bassett
- Season 15 Episode 5: Haunted
Brenner treats two teenagers involved in a school fight - one who has been stabbed and the other whose nose will not stop bleeding - and ends up being deeply affected by the truth behind their confrontation. Sam feels belittled by Gates's teaching methods with Daria, while Neela and the rest of the staff are pleased to have a surprise visitor. Medical drama, starring David Lyons, Linda Cardellini, John Stamos, alongside guest star Shane West
- Season 15 Episode 4: Parental Guidance
Brenner asks for a favour after his organised protests enable Dubenko to return to work. A gymnast arrives at the hospital displaying injuries consistent with a fall, but Banfield and Gates believe a family member might be to blame. Meanwhile, Sarah neglects to ask permission when she gets her tongue pierced. Medical drama, starring David Lyons, Leland Orser and Angela Bassett
- Season 15 Episode 3: The Book of Abby
Abby's first day as an attending does not go as expected. She argues with the new chief over how to treat a gunshot victim, helps Sam at her disciplinary hearing and upsets Neela by not sharing important news. Events on the shift force her to reconsider her future at County. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney and Linda Cardellini
- Season 15 Episode 2: Another Thursday at County
The doctors are unsure what to make of their tough new chief as they struggle to come to terms with the loss of their colleague. Gates and the new interns find themselves in danger when they treat a bio-terrorist, while Neela receives help from an unlikely source as she tries to get Dubenko back on the surgery staff. US medical drama, starring Angela Bassett and Parminder Nagra
- Season 15 Episode 1: Life After Death
In the final season of the medical drama set in a Chicago hospital, Abby comes round after the ambulance explosion and rushes to check on the other victims, but misdiagnoses a mother and daughter. Meanwhile, Morris and Neela struggle to cope with the number of casualties. Maura Tierney and Scott Grimes star
ER: Season 14 (2007 - 2008)
- Season 14 Episode 19: The Chicago Way
A drunk and mysterious patient threatens the safety of everyone at County General. Kovac is surprised to receive a visit from Moretti and Gates worries his relationship with Sam may not be as serious as he thought. Last in series, guest starring Steve Buscemi, alongside Goran Visnjic and Stanley Tucci
- Season 14 Episode 18: Tandem Repeats
Laverne and Brenner's work relationship begins to deteriorate after they spend the night together. Pratt takes Bettina back to her apartment, where they are greeted by a crowd of people. Medical drama, starring Bresha Webb, David Lyons, Mekhi Phifer and Gina Ravera
- Season 14 Episode 17: Under Pressure
Pratt decides to fight for his relationship with Bettina, and Neela discovers a young couple she is treating are hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, Abby fears that Luka has given up on their marriage. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Parminder Nagra, Maura Tierney and Goran Visnjic
- Season 14 Episode 16: Truth Will Out
Luka struggles to forgive Abby for her indiscretion and Neela finds out the patient who underwent emergency surgery on her aorta has developed an infection. Meanwhile, a teenager is brought in after being attacked on a railway platform and Abby discovers he has a serious illness that could threaten his life. Medical drama, guest starring Aida Turturro, with Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney and Parminder Nagra
- Season 14 Episode 15: As the Day She Was Born
Having just completed an all-night shift, Neela struggles to treat a woman with a torn aorta. Meanwhile, Tony's stepdaughter Sarah faces another crisis when her grandfather collapses during an air-hockey game, and Sam becomes unsure of Tony's intentions. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, John Stamos and Linda Cardellini
- Season 14 Episode 14: Owner of a Broken Heart
Pratt faces off with a new doctor when they disagree on how to teach the interns. Gates treats a woman who has a serious heart condition. Abby heads to Croatia, wondering how to break the news of her misfortunes to Luka. Meanwhile, Sam receives a harsh reminder that Julia has moved on. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, John Stamos and Maura Tierney
- Season 14 Episode 13: Atonement
A prison doctor saves the son of a man he executed, and seeks forgiveness from the family he divided. Neela participates in the ortho-versus-surgery hockey match, but discovers the surgeons are not playing fair. Pratt backs off when Bettina tries to advance their relationship. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 14 Episode 12: Believe the Unseen
Abby is cleared to return to work after a stay in rehab. A firefighter is admitted to the ward after rescuing two children, one of whom Abby suspects is suffering from a degenerative eye disorder, and Harold's relationship with Neela's cousin inspires him to feel more confident in his abilities. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney and Steven C Parker
- Season 14 Episode 11: Status Quo
Jeanie Boulet's son Carlos is admitted after a head injury, and a lesion in his brain suggests he may have contracted Aids. Questions of fidelity come to the fore when a female soldier with a broken leg is discovered to be pregnant, and Morris and Harold compete for the affections of Neela's cousin. Medical drama, guest starring Gloria Reuben, with Scott Grimes and Steven C Parker
- Season 14 Episode 10: 300 Patients
In the 300th episode of the popular medical drama, a distraught husband rushes into the ER fearing for the fate of his wife. As they try to help, Sam, Pratt and Morris discover a link between a 61-year-old woman and a teenager suffering from Down's syndrome. Medical drama, guest starring Peter Fonda, with Linda Cardellini and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 14 Episode 9: Skye's the Limit
Chief of Staff Donald Anspaugh makes an unpopular decision causing a series of uncomfortable changes in the Emergency Room. Abby decides to confront old demons distancing her from friends and family, but her conviction to struggle alone leaves Luka feeling undervalued. Love is in the air when a secret romance blooms between two doctors
- Season 14 Episode 8: Coming Home
Abby's attitude begins to have a negative effect on staff morale, while Neela's intern displays impressive competence during a critical situation. Morris acts as adjudicator when participants of a cheese-rolling contest come to blows, and Moretti receives an upsetting phone call about his son. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra and Scott Grimes
- Season 14 Episode 7: Blackout
The hospital becomes inundated with elderly patients from a nursing home when the city suffers a blackout. Dr Moretti comes face-to-face with his ex-wife, who expresses concern about their son Daniel's well-being. Morris and Pratt receive their medical board exam results, and when the team celebrate their successes Abby loses her inhibitions - and faces some bitter regrets
- Season 14 Episode 6: The Test
While Morris and Pratt revise for their medical board exams, Abby attempts to defend the interns' performance to her superiors. Moretti hires a new attending physician to help the overwhelmed staff of the hospital. Harold turns to Neela for guidance on a personal matter, and a teenage patient feels neglected by the doctors. Medical drama, starring Scott Grimes, Mekhi Phifer, Maura Tierney and Stanley Tucci
- Season 14 Episode 5: Under the Influence
Neela is given responsibility for tutoring a new intern, and tries to find a good way of providing him with some much needed mentoring. Moretti gives Gates another chance to prove himself in the emergency room, but he immediately clashes with Kayson over a diagnosis. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Stanley Tucci and John Stamos
- Season 14 Episode 4: Gravity
Neela returns to work for the first time since the rally and Abby is unable to reach Luka by phone. Meanwhile, family comes first for some members of staff as Morris cares for a frightened child, and Pratt defends his brother. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Maura Tierney and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 14 Episode 3: Officer Down
The staff are called to action when two wounded police officers are brought into the ER, and Neela moves in with Abby as she recovers. Pratt and Bettina consider their relationship, and Morris is unable to get out of his rut - even with the help of an attractive woman. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 14 Episode 2: In a Different Light
Moretti continues to stamp his authority on the ER, which does not endear him to the rest of the staff. Neela continues her recovery from the injuries she sustained at the rally and Sam looks to start a new relationship with a police officer. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Stanley Tucci and Linda Cardellini
- Season 14 Episode 1: The War Comes Home
As the injured begin to arrive from the anti-war rally, Gates frantically tries to find out what happened to Neela. Meanwhile, Abby, Pratt and Morris struggle to adjust to Moretti's strict new emergency room procedures. Medical drama, starring John Stamos, Parminder Nagra, Maura Tierney and Mekhi Phifer
ER: Season 13 (2006 - 2007)
- Season 13 Episode 23: The Honeymoon Is Over
Kovac puts his honeymoon on hold as he travels back to Croatia to see his ailing father, while Neela finds her life in peril when she attends an anti-war rally. Gates is shocked when he returns home to find Sarah's grandparents taking temporary custody of her, and Dr Moretti decides to make major changes in the ER. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Parminder Nagra, Stanley Tucci and John Stamos
- Season 13 Episode 22: Sea Change
Luka and Abby settle into their roles as husband and wife, while Hope and Morris make use of the honeymoon suite. Pratt tries to leave his promiscuous ways behind him as he sets his sights on winning over a woman, and a new doctor causes a stir on the ward. Medical drama, guest starring Stanley Tucci, with Maura Tierney and Goran Visnjic
- Season 13 Episode 21: I Don't
Abby is surprised to discover the real reason behind Luka's formal dinner arrangements, and as the celebration gets into full swing, Pratt plays a key role. Morris and Hope seize an opportunity they cannot resist, while Neela finds herself torn between Ray and Gates. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Goran Visnjic and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 13 Episode 20: Lights Out
Kovac feels the pressure as he tries to co-ordinate the temporary closure of the ER in 12 hours - and by the end of the day makes a major decision about his future. Sam urges Diana to seek treatment for her cancer rather than spend her final days in Costa Rica, while Gates is sent home following a dispute with Morris. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Linda Cardellini and John Stamos
- Season 13 Episode 19: Family Business
Luka treats a son with a failing heart and takes responsibility for the man's father, who has Alzheimer's disease and can only look on helplessly. Gates has family problems of his own, Pratt tries to help Chaz make a career choice, while Neela and Abby treat a good samaritan. Medical drama, guest starring Stacy Keach, with Goran Visnjic and John Stamos
- Season 13 Episode 18: Photographs and Memories
The team treats the victims of a crash involving a lorry and a family car. Gates reveals to Sarah that he might be her biological father, and Sam meets a photographer who changes her outlook on life. Meanwhile, Luka and Abby try to decide where to get married. Medical drama, guest starring Annabella Sciorra, with John Stamos and Linda Cardellini
- Season 13 Episode 17: From Here to Paternity
A family become stranded in the snow when Chicago is hit by a blizzard and the team struggle to keep spirits raised when they learn 14-year-old son Spencer is still missing. Sam makes a difficult choice about Alex and assists Morris in treating the victim of a gang shooting, while Neela discovers the penalty for refusing to help Dubenko. Hope discovers Abby and Luka's wedding plans. Maura Tierney and Goran Visjnic star
- Season 13 Episode 16: Crisis of Conscience
Abby treats a couple with injuries resulting from an unusual ceremony, while an apparent case of liver failure proves more complex than first thought. Neela senses something is amiss as she prepares to perform another kidney transplant - leading to a confrontation with Dubenko. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra and Leland Orser
- Season 13 Episode 15: Dying Is Easy
Abby and Sam treat a dying comedian who is unable to make his last curtain call. Neela seizes the chance to assist in a double kidney transplant and Ray sees light at the end of the tunnel. Morris proves his worth in a busy ER, Pratt is forced to defend his actions, and someone makes a surprise decision at the end of the day. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Linda Cardellini and Parminder Nagra
- Season 13 Episode 14: Murmurs of the Heart
Luka attempts to help Pratt escape a legal mess, while Abby tries to reason with a vengeful Ames. Neela and Gates rush to get a patient to the hospital, and Sam's new home is put at risk. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Forest Whitaker and Maura Tierney
- Season 13 Episode 13: A House Divided
An argumentative family causes Gates and Ray to clash over the treatment of a child. A patient becomes a source of friction between Luka and Abby, while an unauthorised phone call has serious consequences for Pratt. Meanwhile, Ben moves things forward in his relationship with Sam, and Ray wonders if he has missed his chance with Neela. Medical drama, guest starring Forest Whitaker, with John Stamos, Shane West and Goran Visnjic
- Season 13 Episode 12: Breach of Trust
Kerry receives an interesting job offer in Miami just as budget cuts threaten her current position at the hospital and cause tension between Luka and Abby. Meanwhile, Pratt's community service efforts lead to tragic results, and Gates' home life intrudes on the ER. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Goran Visnjic and Maura Tierney
- Season 13 Episode 11: City of Mercy
Luka and Abby get into the Christmas spirit, but Ames' actions create tension between the couple. Morris learns the true meaning of the holiday season when he plays Santa to a special girl, while Sam and Ben take a stand when a patient is dumped in an alley. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney and Scott Grimes
- Season 13 Episode 10: Tell Me No Secrets
Luka and Gates treat a teenage girl who was found bleeding in front of her school and appears to have been raped, prompting Abby and Neela to investigate what really happened. Pratt struggles to deal with the revelation that his brother is gay, and a new nurse has trouble coping on his first day. Medical drama, guest starring Forest Whitaker, Goran Visnjic and John Stamos
- Season 13 Episode 9: Scoop and Run
Abby's Thanksgiving meal with Luka is delayed when she responds to a horrific bus crash by the side of a ravine, earning the respect of the crew on her medical evacuation flight. Kerry develops a relationship with her producer and has a talk with Pratt about his gay brother. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Goran Visnjic and Laura Innes
- Season 13 Episode 8: Reason to Believe
Luka and Abby suspect the wife of an injured drink-driver has been abused. A group of street kids turns up at the ER, believing one of its number has rabies, and Pratt learns a surprising truth about a family member. Meanwhile, Kerry's TV appearance at a local school turns into an emergency. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney, Mekhi Phifer and Laura Innes
- Season 13 Episode 7: Jigsaw
Luka and Abby struggle to balance workload and baby care until a nanny can be found, but the candidates prove less than satisfactory, while Morris and Sam are faced with a patient refusing treatment who turns out to be more than meets the eye. Pratt uncovers a local church's risky drug exchange programme, and a chance encounter between Abby and Curtis Ames leaves Luka feeling uneasy
- Season 13 Episode 6: Heart of the Matter
The team treats the victim of an accident involving a motorcycle and a car, and discovers a condition that his wife wants kept secret. Pratt has a new lady in his life, as well as someone to share his home, while Luka receives important news - and an unexpected visitor at the end of the day. Medical drama, starring Forest Whitaker, Mekhi Phifer and Goran Visnjic
- Season 13 Episode 5: Ames v Kovac
Luka finds himself in court facing a charge of malpractice after a carpenter suffers a stroke under his care. The case unfolds through flashbacks of both men's recollections of events. Abby struggles to adjust to dramatic changes in her life on her return to work, and an equipment shortage hampers a patient's treatment. Medical drama, guest starring Forest Whitaker, with Goran Visnjic and Maura Tierney
- Season 13 Episode 4: Parenthood
A man and his grandson are injured in a chainsaw accident, leaving Luka with a difficult case on his hands. Pratt has to handle the ER alone and makes a serious error as he tries to juggle multiple traumas, teaching duties and a troublesome intern. Meanwhile, Sam discovers Alex's latest extracurricular activity. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer and Goran Visnjic
- Season 13 Episode 3: Somebody to Love
A gay man with heart failure becomes a source of tension as his family and partner clash over his treatment, putting Gates in a tricky position. Pratt has a tough day trying to cope with the latest batch of interns, the new chief resident makes Neela's life a misery, and a stranger turns up at the hospital with unsettling legal news for Luka. Medical drama, starring John Stamos, Mekhi Phifer and Parminder Nagra
- Season 13 Episode 2: Graduation Day
Luka's status becomes uncertain as the hospital board consider a permanent solution to the Clemente affair. Meanwhile, he and Abby struggle to keep faith and make the right decisions as their infant son's life hangs in the balance, and staff are forced to take on different roles when new personnel arrive, including paramedic Tony Gates. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney and John Stamos
- Season 13 Episode 1: Bloodline
Staff from a number of departments are called into action to deal with the aftermath of the shooting. Luka and Abby are found, but their baby's life remains in grave danger. The surgical team fights to repair Jerry's injuries, while Steve and his partners flee north with a kidnapped Sam and Alex. Medical drama, starring Abraham Benrubi, Goran Visnjic and Maura Tierney
ER: Season 12 (2005 - 2006)
- Season 12 Episode 22: Twenty-One Guns
Two prisoners visit County General for treatment and chaos ensues when gunshots ring out. Luka unknowingly puts himself in harm's way, while Abby gets caught in the line of fire. Meanwhile, Pratt tries to help Neela as she takes care of Gallant's concerned parents. Medical drama, guest starring Sheryl Lee Ralph and Ernie Hudson, with Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 12 Episode 21: The Gallant Hero and the Tragic Victor
Pratt returns from Africa and helps Abby and Sam with the case of a father and two sons who appear to have been beaten by gang members. Kovac is forced to take action as Clemente's behaviour becomes more disturbed and Neela receives good news from Dubenko. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Maura Tierney, Linda Cardellini, Goran Visnjic, John Leguizamo and Parminder Nagra
- Season 12 Episode 20: There Are No Angels Here
Pratt gets to work in Darfur and soon realises the nightmarish extent of the situation, while Debbie tries to persuade Dakarai to seek treatment for his illness. Carter and the team find themselves in the middle of the conflict when a man and his pregnant wife arrive at camp in desperate need of assistance. Medical drama, guest starring Mary McCormack, with Mekhi Phifer and Noah Wyle
- Season 12 Episode 19: No Place to Hide
Abby argues with Luka over the best way to treat a 12-year-old girl and her grandmother. A prisoner is brought in with a case of appendicitis, and turns out to be Sam's ex-husband. Meanwhile, tensions run high between Morris and Albright, and Pratt sets off for Africa to help Carter. Medical drama, guest starring Diane Ladd, with Maura Tierney, Goran Visnjic and Linda Cardellini
- Season 12 Episode 18: Strange Bedfellows
Abby and Morris treat an unconscious teenager brought in after a car crash, while police interrogate the vehicle's other passenger. Kovac reveals he wants to go to Africa and help Carter, but Abby's reaction leaves him determined to send someone else in his place. Medical drama, guest starring Ernie Hudson and Sheryl Lee Ralph, with Maura Tierney, Scott Grimes and Parminder Nagra
- Season 12 Episode 17: Lost in America
Abby and Kovac struggle to keep a stabbing victim alive while they wait for a surgeon, prompting Clemente to attempt a risky procedure. Ray treats a suicidal man who claims to have overdosed and Neela prepares a speech for a surgeons' convention. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Goran Visnjic and John Leguizamo
- Season 12 Episode 16: Out on a Limb
A wealthy man who had a fainting fit makes an interesting job offer to Sam when she treats him, while Dr Weaver decides she cannot get about the hospital easily enough with her crutch, and contemplates hip replacement surgery. Neela attends a support group for the partners of soldiers. Medical drama, guest starring Armand Assante, with Linda Cardellini and Laura Innes
- Season 12 Episode 15: Darfur
Carter and his colleague Dr Dakarai treat famine victims in Darfur, while back in Chicago, Clemente's return is less than triumphant. Pratt and Neela try to save the 14-year-old victim of a hit-and-run accident, and Kovac suggests names for the baby - to Abby's amusement. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, John Leguizamo and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 12 Episode 14: Quintessence of Dust
An unexpected visit by Jodie's husband leaves Clemente in the middle of a dangerous domestic dispute. Luka and Abby try to save a patient who's been shot, while waiting to see if test results show their baby is healthy. Dr Pratt is auctioned for charity, and finds everyone wants to be taken for dinner by an eligible bachelor. Medical drama, starring John Leguizamo, Goran Visnjic and Maura Tierney
- Season 12 Episode 13: Body and Soul
The doctors are shocked when their former medical professor is admitted with a wasting disease. As his condition deteriorates, Abby is left facing a tough decision about how he should be treated, especially as the patient is the man responsible for her medical career. Medical drama, guest starring James Woods, with Maura Tierney
- Season 12 Episode 12: Split Decisions
Dr Dubenko volunteers to take the day shift when Clemente goes missing, but finds it harder than expected, and an ex-girlfriend suffering from serious abuse-related injuries leaves Ray in an awkward position. Kovac and Abby go shopping as they plan for the birth of their baby, while Neela learns she has been selected for the job she applied for. Medical drama, starring Leland Orser, Shane West, Goran Visnjic and Maura Tierney
- Season 12 Episode 11: If Not Now
Abby struggles to decide whether to keep the baby she knows her partner wants. Neela helps a pregnant teenager face the dilemma of whether to go ahead with an abortion despite the wishes of her deeply religious parents. Ray asks for time off to tour with his band and Clemente's past catches up with him. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra and Shane West
- Season 12 Episode 10: All About Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve arrives, but there is little festive spirit when a girl caught in a gangland shooting is brought in. Pratt insists the gunmen watch the operation, as a candlelit vigil for the victim begins outside. Haleh's auditions for a singing partner uncover an unlikely crooner, and Eve's treatment of a patient attracts the management's attention. Kovac is startled by Abby's generous seasonal gift. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer and Yvette Freeman
- Season 12 Episode 9: I Do
Neela and Gallant decide to tie the knot - on the day of their engagement. Kerry does her best to dispel the tension between Kovac and Clemente, while the mother of a boy with HIV refuses to believe the virus is the cause of Aids. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Sharif Atkins and Laura Innes
- Season 12 Episode 8: Two Ships
Neela and Pratt are plunged into treating on-site casualties when two planes crash over Chicago. Sam earns head nurse Eve's approval as the wounded come in thick and fast, while Kovac and Abby help a patient with serious facial injuries - before deciding not to pursue their romance. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Mekhi Phifer and Linda Cardellini
- Season 12 Episode 7: The Human Shield
A kidnapped girl is injured in a shoot-out, and Abby is caught up in an argument between Clemente and Kovac, who can't agree on the best way to treat her. Ray gets his comeuppance from Zoe's father, while Neela prepares for Gallant's return - until a phone call from Iraq changes everything. Medical drama, starring John Leguizamo, Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra and Goran Visnjic
- Season 12 Episode 6: Dream House
Abby, Neela and Clemente treat a baby chimpanzee, while Pratt's attempt to make amends with his father ends in failure. Sam's promotion proves bittersweet as Eve forces her to get involved in the firing of Haleh, and Ray learns Zoe's secret. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra, Mekhi Phifer and Linda Cardellini
- Season 12 Episode 5: Wake Up
New doctor Victor Clemente immediately makes himself unpopular when he clashes with Pratt. Kovac is unsure whether to tell a recently awakened coma patient about her accident, but her own recollections lead to a tragic revelation. Medical drama, starring John Leguizamo, Mekhi Phifer and Danny Glover
- Season 12 Episode 4: Blame It on the Rain
Weaver and Kovac clash over the treatment of a baby injured in a car accident, while Neela deals with the infant's mother - who may have caused the crash deliberately. Recently appointed nurse manager Eve continues to challenge her staff, and Jerry is struck by lightning. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Laura Innes and Parminder Nagra
- Season 12 Episode 3: Man with No Name
New nurse manager Eve Peyton causes a stir by quarrelling with one of the doctors over treatment priorities for a woman in a skating accident and a boy with a head trauma. Kovac and Weaver deal with a severely burned, nameless man, while Abby helps a woman make a difficult decision. Medical drama, starring Kristen Johnston, Goran Visnjic, Laura Innes and Maura Tierney
- Season 12 Episode 2: Nobody's Baby
A baby's life is endangered when the surrogate mother refuses a Caesarean section. While Ray and Dr Coburn disagree with the biological parents over her treatment, Abby makes a difficult diagnosis on a boy with a rare illness. Pratt is reunited with his estranged father (guest star Danny Glover), and Sam tells Luka she intends to move out. Medical drama, starring Shane West, Maura Tierney and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 12 Episode 1: Canon City
Sam reports her diabetic son missing after he runs away to find his father. As she and Luka attempt to track him down, they discuss their relationship - and realise they have very little in common. Ray, Neela and Abby experience the hardships of R2, struggling to manage patients, interns and their own teaching duties, with Susan, Pratt and the nurses evaluating their progress. Medical drama, starring Linda Cardellini and Goran Visnjic
ER: Season 11 (2004 - 2005)
- Season 11 Episode 22: The Show Must Go On
Pratt confronts his father, while Carter completes his final shift at the hospital and celebrates at a surprise send-off party. Meanwhile, a diminished workforce at County General is forced to cope with multiple casualties. Medical drama, guest starring Danny Glover, with Mekhi Phifer and Noah Wyle
- Season 11 Episode 21: Carter Est Amoureux
Neela has to deal with Pratt's wrath for performing a complicated operation on a baby. Abby misdiagnoses an emphysema patient, and Ray's procedural mistake on the victim of a knife attack has serious repercussions. Meanwhile, Carter dashes to Paris after learning that Kem's mother has been hospitalised. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Mekhi Phifer and Maura Tierney
- Season 11 Episode 20: You Are Here
New chief resident Dr Archie Morris clashes with Pratt as they deal with the casualties from a fire. Lewis takes out her frustration on Carter, while Ray heeds the advice of several doctors and sends a teenage sickle cell anaemia patient home. Medical drama, starring Scott Grimes, Mekhi Phifer and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 11 Episode 19: Ruby Redux
A patient refuses to be seen by Carter, whom he blames for the death of his wife nine years previously. Pratt asks a girl out, but ends up speaking at an anti-violence meeting, and Sam buys a pregnancy test. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and Mekhi Phifer, with guest star Red Buttons
- Season 11 Episode 18: Refusal of Care
A critically ill woman on hunger strike is brought into the hospital, but refuses medical treatment. Abby suspects a patient is a victim of abuse, and Pratt struggles with a difficult case. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 11 Episode 17: Back in the World
Pratt is attracted to an anti-gun campaigner, but later needs her help in treating a child with bullet wounds. Neela searches for Gallant when she finds out he left the hospital without seeing her. Steve returns to Chicago to see Alex, causing problems for Luka, and Carter makes a dubious investment. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Parminder Nagra and Sharif Atkins
- Season 11 Episode 16: Here and There
Neela is surprised by an urgent plea for help from pen-pal Gallant. Struggling with working in a war zone, he turns to her for assistance in getting a burned Iraqi girl into surgery in Chicago. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra and Sharif Atkins
- Season 11 Episode 15: Alone in a Crowd
Kovac and Sam fight to save a mother admitted after a stroke, but her only chance of a full recovery involves a risky surgical procedure. Carter agonises over whether to sever his ties with Kem, and three neglected children turn up in the emergency room. Medical drama, guest starring Sex and the City's Cynthia Nixon, with Goran Visnjic and Linda Cardellini
- Season 11 Episode 14: Just As I Am
Weaver gets a shock when a patient claims to be her birth mother. The pair attempt to get to know each other, but their relationship cools when Weaver reveals she is a lesbian. Meanwhile, Carter confronts a painkiller addict and Pratt tries to avoid working with Jane. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Noah Wyle and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 11 Episode 13: Middleman
Pratt discharges a teenage patient before Wendall has cleared him. Susan realises her contract may be terminated if she doesn't bring in enough money to fund the hospital. Luka and Dubenko clash over the correct treatment for a patient and Jake tries to persuade Abby to go out with him. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Mädchen Amick and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 11 Episode 12: The Providers
Carter treats a teenage patient, and begins to suspect the drug she was taking was released to the public before it had been properly tested. Investigating further, he discovers the neurologist who recommended the treatment is a former student of his. Elsewhere, Abby and Luka both find themselves having to reject the advances of residents under their tutelage. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Maura Tierney and Goran Visnjic
- Season 11 Episode 11: Only Connect
Weaver places Kovac and Lewis in charge of the residents, but while most of them find working under observation hard to cope with, Neela develops a crush on her supervisor. Abby reports for duty for the first time since her abduction and an ambulance-chasing lawyer starts loitering around the hospital. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Goran Visnjic and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 11 Episode 10: Skin
Abby is kidnapped by two gang members who want her to treat an injured friend. Susan gets sick of having her orders ignored by the rest of the team, and Neela has problems understanding the needs of her patients. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Sherry Stringfield and Parminder Nagra
- Season 11 Episode 9: Twas the Night
Chen is driven to distraction on Christmas Eve as she frantically searches for someone to cover her shift - prompting her to make a life-changing decision. Meanwhile, Carter and Wendall share an awkward kiss, and Abby helps a new medical student treat a man with a serious skin condition. Medical drama, starring Ming-Na and Noah Wyle
- Season 11 Episode 8: A Shot in the Dark
A police officer is admitted with a potentially fatal gunshot wound, and his 15-year-old son is given the authority to decide on the best course of treatment. Luka resolves to take more of an interest in Alex, Carter and Wendall go rock-climbing and Pratt catches Chen stealing potassium from the hospital. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Goran Visnjic and Mädchen Amick
- Season 11 Episode 7: White Guy, Dark Hair
Sam attempts a risky procedure on a badly beaten woman in a bid to help her talk. Weaver tries to get Susan to be more of a leader, but her efforts prove counter-productive. Meanwhile, a girl gives birth but insists she was never pregnant in the first place. Medical drama, starring Linda Cardellini, Laura Innes and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 11 Episode 6: Time of Death
In an episode filmed in real time, the last 44 minutes of ex-convict Charlie Metcalf's life are chronicled as the effects of his alcoholism take their toll and he succumbs to liver failure. Medical drama, guest starring Ray Liotta, with Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney and Linda Cardellini
- Season 11 Episode 5: An Intern's Guide to the Galaxy
Pratt orders each of the doctors to have 25 patients discharged by the end of their shift - which leads Ray to allow a transplant to go ahead without permission from the donor's wife. Neela finds herself a little rusty on her return to the hospital. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Shane West and Parminder Nagra
- Season 11 Episode 4: Fear
Susan becomes Chief of Emergency Medicine, and faces an immediate problem when Howard resigns. Corday is forced to rethink her future following the illegal organ donation procedure, and a mother who threw her children out of a third-floor window is discovered to be suffering the effects of antidepressant withdrawal. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Andy Powers and Alex Kingston
- Season 11 Episode 3: Try Carter
Corday risks her career to perform an illegal organ transplant between two people who are HIV positive, while Pratt's return to work is cut short when Carter sends him home early. Abby orders a series of tests for one of Ray's patients and Neela's search for a job doesn't end the way she'd hoped. Medical drama, starring Alex Kingston, Mekhi Phifer, Noah Wyle and Maura Tierney
- Season 11 Episode 2: Damaged
Carter's sleep deprivation causes him to make a momentous decision. Luka and Sam confess their feelings for each other and a slip of the tongue by Abby turns the nurses against her. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Goran Visnjic and Linda Cardellini
- Season 11 Episode 1: One for the Road
Pratt and Chen's lives hang in the balance when they crash into the river following a dramatic car chase. Weaver finds out whether she has been given custody of Henry, while Carter and Kem scatter their son's ashes. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Ming-Na, Laura Innes, Noah Wyle and Thandie Newton
ER: Season 10 (2003 - 2004)
- Season 10 Episode 22: Drive
Kovac stops to help a woman whose car has broken down, but she and her son are hit by another vehicle, leaving him battling to save their lives. Abby treats a former teacher as she awaits her board results, while Neela heads off to begin her internship. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney and Parminder Nagra
- Season 10 Episode 21: Midnight
Carter rushes pregnant girlfriend Kem to the emergency room, while Corday faces trauma of a different kind as stepdaughter Rachel turns up and asks for the morning-after pill. Meanwhile, Neela welcomes her family to the graduation ceremony, and Pratt searches for a youngster with a heart condition. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Thandie Newton and Alex Kingston
- Season 10 Episode 20: Abby Normal
Weaver is ordered to give her son to Sandy's family, while Carter welcomes Kem back to the States. Abby uses controversial drugs to treat a woman prone to seizures, Neela impresses her superiors with her lab work and Sam's relationship with Kovac continues to go downhill. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Noah Wyle, Thandie Newton and Maura Tierney
- Season 10 Episode 19: Just a Touch
Pratt struggles to diagnose the cause of a woman's seizures, but gets distracted by accusations of sexual harassment levelled against him. Sam's ex gives Kovac cause for concern, and Abby battles to get the attention of her patients, while Weaver vows to do whatever it takes to get her baby son back. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Linda Cardellini and Goran Visnjic
- Season 10 Episode 18: Where There's Smoke
Weaver battles to save her critically injured firefighter girlfriend Sandy, while Neela and Gallant face questions over the death they lied about. Corday receives a pleasant surprise, Abby gets news about her progress, and a pregnant Lewis is confined to bed. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Lisa Vidal, Parminder Nagra and Sharif Atkins
- Season 10 Episode 17: The Student
Neela gets out of her depth after Carter advises her to show more initiative, and Kovac treats a disoriented child. Corday questions the rights and wrongs of dating two men, while Chuck protects Lewis from harassment, and Chen struggles to find a carer for her father. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Noah Wyle, Goran Visnjic and Alex Kingston
- Season 10 Episode 16: Forgive and Forget
Sam feels the first stirrings of jealousy when Luka's old flame Gillian visits Chicago, and an error of judgement by Morris has grave consequences for the staff. Corday makes the most of being single as she juggles two men, and a group of 13-year-olds turns out to have a sexually transmitted disease. Medical drama, starring Linda Cardellini, Goran Visnjic, Scott Grimes and Alex Kingston
- Season 10 Episode 15: Blood Relations
Carter pines for Kem, prompting Jerry to set up a web chat between the pair, and Neela faces her claustrophobia when a family suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning arrive in need of treatment. A confused Chen returns from China with her father, and Weaver's son makes his first public appearance at the ER. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Parminder Nagra and Abraham Benrubi
- Season 10 Episode 14: Impulse Control
Sam feels low after dealing with a family involved in a car accident and a teenager forced into prostitution by her boyfriend, prompting her to turn to Luka for company. Carter takes Kem on a grand tour of the city and asks her to move in with him, but is shocked when she decides to go back to Africa. Medical drama, starring Linda Cardellini, Goran Visnjic, Noah Wyle and Thandie Newton
- Season 10 Episode 13: Get Carter
Kem spends the day in the emergency room with boyfriend Carter, but her presence proves unpopular with his colleagues. Weaver reveals how Romano's bequest to the hospital will be spent, while Lewis is forced to turn down a job opportunity. Chen calls Gallant from China with bad news, Pratt has second thoughts about his career, and Sam worries about rumours of Kovac's bed-hopping antics. Medical drama, starring Thandie Newton, Noah Wyle and Laura Innes
- Season 10 Episode 12: NICU
Medical students Abby and Neela begin a three-week tour of duty in the neonatal intensive care unit, where their patients include newborn twins, a baby with serious heart problems and a brain-dead infant whose mother holds a vigil beside his cradle. Weaver also puts in a surprise appearance - and it seems she has plenty to smile about for a change. Drama, starring Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra and Laura Innes
- Season 10 Episode 11: Touch and Go
The staff of County General welcomes Carter back to the ER - but he has a surprise up his sleeve in the form of pregnant girlfriend Kem. Kovac makes an impulsive announcement to Weaver. Sam worries she's neglecting her son, while Gallant is angry to discover a colleague has been seeing his sister. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Thandie Newton and Goran Visnjic
- Season 10 Episode 10: Makemba
Carter tries to bring a bit of Christmas spirit to the Congo - but first has to deal with the heat and his feelings for an Aids worker. Back in Chicago, the staff at County General do their best to observe the holidays despite the chilly conditions. Medical drama, guest starring Thandie Newton, with Noah Wyle
- Season 10 Episode 9: Missing
Neela treats two Amish teenagers trying to decide if they want to continue living in their reclusive community, and Corday mourns the loss of a colleague. Lewis searches for the parents of an unconscious five-year-old, while Sam worries Kovac is devoting too much time to Alex. Medical drama, starring Parminder Nagra, Alex Kingston and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 10 Episode 8: Freefall
As the staff battles to deal with an already stressful day, Romano gets caught up in a helicopter crash - but his terrible luck saves Pratt and Morris, who are both in serious trouble with him. Meanwhile, Lewis is unaware Chuck is also involved in the disaster, Luka enjoys a pleasant Thanksgiving with Sam and Alex, and Abby daydreams about Carter. Medical drama, starring Paul McCrane and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 10 Episode 7: Death and Taxes
Lewis has a bad day compounded by professional and personal problems, and things are not much better for Chen, who discovers her parents have been involved in an accident. Pratt receives a poor report from Romano and has to treat an unusual rape victim, while Sam's son Alex shadows Kovac for the day. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Mekhi Phifer and Paul McCrane
- Season 10 Episode 6: The Greater Good
Kovac clashes with Pratt over whether to save a miscarriage-prone woman's unborn child, then falls out with a psychiatrist about the treatment of an abused youngster desperate to return to his drug-addicted mother. Lewis meets a sarcastic patient who has threatened suicide over his impending blindness and a man turns violent when faced with an exorbitant medical bill. Goran Visnjic and Mekhi Phifer star
- Season 10 Episode 5: Out of Africa
A spirited new nurse joins the team at County General as a replacement for Abby, who has decided to go back to medical school, and Luka faces his first day at work since returning from the Congo. Lewis worries about an architect who is growing increasingly depressed over his deteriorating eyesight, Corday makes a disturbing discovery about Dr Dorset, and one of the medical students finds the strain of working under constant pressure is too much. Medical drama, guest starring Bob Newhart, with Sherry Stringfield, Linda Cardellini, Maura Tierney and Goran Visnjic
- Season 10 Episode 4: Shifts Happen
Pratt is left in charge of a busy night shift - and with only Coop and a handful of medical students to deal with the patients, accidents inevitably start happening. Abby desperately needs to borrow some money, and is eventually forced to turn to her ex-husband for help, while Corday wonders whether her relationship with Dorset is developing too quickly. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Glenn Howerton and Maura Tierney
- Season 10 Episode 3: Dear Abby
Abby experiences a disastrous day when her fellow nurses protest against the working conditions - and a letter from Carter fails to improve things. Romano's foul mood is not improved by his new prosthetic arm, leading him to fire three nurses. A trio of new second-year residents arrive and Pratt anxiously waits to meet Chen's old-fashioned parents. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Paul McCrane and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 10 Episode 2: The Lost
Carter returns to the Congo to help transport Luka's body back to the US, but finds a case of mistaken identity instead - and discovers there is still hope for his erstwhile colleague. Teaming up with old friends Charles and Gillian, he embarks on a desperate race against the clock. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and Goran Visnjic
- Season 10 Episode 1: Now What?
Carter returns to Chicago, but gets a cool reception from Abby and decides to head back to the Congo after receiving shocking news about Luka. Raw recruit Neela has a tough first day in the ER, managing to upset Chen in the process, while renovations at the hospital and a traffic accident cause further problems. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Maura Tierney, Parminder Nagra and Ming-Na
ER: Season 9 (2002 - 2003)
- Season 9 Episode 22: Kisangani
A sweat-drenched Carter finally arrive in the Congo as part of a voluntary medical programme during the civil war. He discovers primitive Third World facilities, a few heroic staff and a constant stream of patients overflowing the tiny hospital, while the fighting carries on apace, threatening to engulf them all. He ventures deeper into the jungle to reunite with Kovac and together they risk their lives manning a crude outpost used for a vaccination campaign, before finding themselves caught in the line of fire between warring tribes. Acclaimed American medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and Goran Visnjic
- Season 9 Episode 21: When Night Meets Day
A dual story-telling device divides the day and night shifts of Carter and Pratt. For Carter, it is a hectic day as he deals with two victims of a mass poisoning, a wounded gang member, a dying Buddhist and a heart-attack victim, while on the graveyard shift, Pratt treats a badly burned firefighter. Elsewhere, Romano undergoes surgery, giving him a taste of life as a patient. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Mekhi Phifer and Paul McCrane
- Season 9 Episode 20: Foreign Affairs
Kovac breaks the rules in the hope of saving a Croatian boy's life and Romano is forced to make a difficult decision. Carter endures a tough time as he strives to prevent an angry gang member seeking revenge on an enemy, while his beloved grandmother's funeral is disrupted by the arrival of Abby's mentally unstable brother. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Paul McCrane and Noah Wyle
- Season 9 Episode 19: Things Change
Abby is threatened by an over-medicated psychotic patient and gets an update on her missing brother. Romano continues to make rash judgements, Kovac invites an old Croatian friend to observe the chaos of an American inner-city hospital, and a group of medical students witnesses Carter refusing to give up on a heart patient. Medical drama, guest starring Johnny Sneed and Tom Everett Scott, with Maura Tierney and Goran Visnjic
- Season 9 Episode 18: Finders Keepers
Romano is angry at being transferred to the emergency room and unwittingly endangers a patient's life because of his attitude. Kovac pleads with Weaver to allow a Croatian boy to come to Chicago for treatment and Corday's cancer patient faces an agonising choice between her own life and that of her unborn child. Medical drama, starring Paul McCrane, Goran Visnjic and Laura Innes
- Season 9 Episode 17: The Advocate
Weaver agrees to treat the lover of powerful new patron Alderman John Bright in secret for syphilis, but when the patient suffers a severe allergic reaction, she desperately tries to prevent her actions becoming public. Carter and Abby reassess their relationship, and Kovac reflects on his troubled career. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Bruce Weitz and Noah Wyle
- Season 9 Episode 16: A Thousand Cranes
Pratt tries to calm Gallant when they are arrested and questioned in connection with a murderous rampage at a diner near the hospital, while Lewis spends time with teenage cancer patient Sean, who fears he might not have long to live. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Sharif Atkins and Patrick Fugit
- Season 9 Episode 15: A Boy Falling Out of the Sky
Carter puts a proposal to Abby, Maggie refuses to believe that Eric is dead and Lewis's cancer patient returns to the hospital with pneumonia. Hospital drama, starring Noah Wyle, Sally Field and Maura Tierney
- Season 9 Episode 14: No Strings Attached
Abby is distraught to learn her emotionally troubled brother has gone missing while piloting an aeroplane. Romano also receives depressing news, and the emergency room is inundated with teenage girls who were run over by a fellow student - and a rare disease may have been the cause of the accident. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney and Paul McCrane
- Season 9 Episode 13: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
Pratt is overwhelmed when his learning-disabled brother Leon persuades him to treat a gravely wounded robber who duped him into participating in a crime. Carter shocks Abby with his decision to move to Africa. Kovac threatens Weaver, and Edward Dorset startles Corday by asking her out on a date. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Noah Wyle and Maura Tierney
- Season 9 Episode 12: A Saint in the City
Weaver faces a dilemma when an influential alderman tests positive for syphilis and Carter is impressed by a wily old doctor practising at an inner-city clinic. Kovac feels compelled to trick a seriously injured patient into believing his wife has died, and Pratt keeps an eye on his mentally disabled brother Leon as he starts a new job. Medical drama, guest starring Bruce Weitz and Ed Asner, with Laura Innes and Noah Wyle
- Season 9 Episode 11: A Little Help from My Friends
Pratt begins to behave erratically and Weaver finds it increasingly difficult to keep her pregnancy secret. Lewis warily monitors the behaviour of a self-destructive patient, while Romano warns a guilt-stricken Kovac not to tell a grieving mother that he indirectly caused her son's death. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Laura Innes and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 9 Episode 10: Hindsight
In an episode that relates events in reverse order, it seems the spirit of Christmas has deserted Kovac as he lurches from one crisis to another. At work, he struggles to help a man fight for life and later gets involved in a road accident, seriously injuring his passenger. Meanwhile, Abby treats a pair of belligerent elves and a female hockey player. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic and Maura Tierney
- Season 9 Episode 9: Next of Kin
Chen is overcome with emotion when a baby is found abandoned in the emergency room and Abby worries about her unstable mother's interference with the treatment of her brother at a psychiatric hospital. Kovac receives a surprising offer from an elderly woman and Pratt treats a girl he suspects is hiding a secret. Medical drama, starring Ming-Na, Maura Tierney, Goran Visnjic and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 9 Episode 8: First Snowfall
Abby and her mother search for Eric, who they suspect is suffering from mental health problems, and Carter struggles to leave Chicago to lend his support. Elsewhere, Corday helps a father make a decision after his family are run down by a lorry driver, and sympathises with surgical resident Paul Nathan as his symptoms worsen. Medical drama, guest starring Sally Field, with Maura Tierney, Noah Wyle, Alex Kingston and Don Cheadle
- Season 9 Episode 7: Tell Me Where It Hurts
Carter and Chen treat an immigrant nanny who they think was impregnated by her employer. Abby fears for her missing brother's safety and Weaver receives much-needed good news. Meanwhile, Kovac faces more turmoil in his professional life and new surgical resident Paul Nathan gets a frosty reception from his colleagues after he offers dubious advice to patients. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Ming-Na and Maura Tierney
- Season 9 Episode 6: One Can Only Hope
Corday clashes with new surgical resident Paul Nathan over a patient who does not want to be resuscitated. Abby's brother returns and tensions hit fever pitch after a petition against Luka leaves the ER short of staff. Medical drama, guest starring Don Cheadle, with Alex Kingston and Maura Tierney
- Season 9 Episode 5: A Hopeless Wound
Corday takes on a medical student suffering from Parkinson's disease, who soon has to make a difficult diagnosis after a fire at a Hallowe'en party. Meanwhile, Romano's rehabilitation is not progressing as well as he would like and he begins to doubt his role when the prospect of returning to surgery becomes less certain. Medical drama, guest starring Don Cheadle, with Alex Kingston and Paul McCrane
- Season 9 Episode 4: Walk Like a Man
Gallant is disgusted at the callous disregard shown by colleagues toward an elderly patient and an army ranger under his care. Abby tries to set the record straight with Carter about her drinking. Medical drama, starring Sharif Atkins, Maura Tierney, Mekhi Phifer and Noah Wyle
- Season 9 Episode 3: Insurrection
An enraged drug addict points a gun at Chen and other members of staff, prompting Carter to lead a walkout when his requests for the installation of metal detectors are ignored. Meanwhile, Lewis counsels a woman whose son is terminally ill, Kovac becomes curious about the parents of a child with HIV, and Abby's brother visits her at work. Medical drama, starring Ming-Na, Noah Wyle and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 9 Episode 2: Dead Again
Pratt brings a supposedly dead man back to life and a new group of medical students arrive to find the ER in a state of pandemonium caused by the closure of another city hospital. Romano continues physical therapy and Weaver starts acting strangely, eventually breaking down in tears. Medical drama, starring Mekhi Phifer, Paul McCrane and Laura Innes
- Season 9 Episode 1: Chaos Theory
Abby, Carter, Chen, Pratt and homeless Stan are confined to the ER for two weeks, while all the other patients are evacuated and sent to different hospitals, and Romano is seriously injured in a freak accident. Meanwhile, newly widowed Corday returns to London to decide what to do with her life. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Noah Wyle, Ming-Na and Mekhi Phifer
ER: Season 8 (2001 - 2002)
- Season 8 Episode 22: Lockdown
The emergency room is placed under strict quarantine after Carter and Abby treat two children with worrying symptoms, and when reporters surround the building, police are forced to block the exits to the hospital. As the patients trapped inside grow increasingly fractious, Pratt and Chen ignore their own well-being to save the life of a homeless man. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Maura Tierney, Mekhi Phifer and Ming-Na
- Season 8 Episode 21: On the Beach
Greene and his daughter Rachel spend time at his childhood home in Hawaii shortly before he dies. His body is then brought back to Chicago to enable friends and colleagues to attend the funeral. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Hallee Hirsh and Alex Kingston
- Season 8 Episode 20: The Letter
Emotions spill over as Carter reads out a heart-wrenching letter from the ailing Greene to the whole of the Emergency Room, and then tries to persuade Abby to attend an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting. Romano struggles to save a girl's life, Weaver berates a psychiatric patient and Pratt learns he will be assigned to County General for his residency. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Anthony Edwards and Maura Tierney
- Season 8 Episode 19: Brothers and Sisters
Lewis rushes off to New York after receiving disturbing news from her six-year-old niece and Corday fears the worst when Rachel phones from Hawaii. Weaver deals with a couple who have to decide whether to disconnect their brain-dead son from his life-support machine, and Carter chastises Kovac for allowing Abby to drown her sorrows in alcohol. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Alex Kingston and Anthony Edwards
- Season 8 Episode 18: Orion in the Sky
Greene attempts to distract himself from his brain tumour by concentrating on work, but soon has to accept his illness is affecting his ability. Pratt is told he must improve his bedside manner if he is to have any chance of securing a position as a resident, Abby moves out of Kovac's apartment when her abusive neighbour leaves her building and an Egyptologist is brought to the hospital with a rare disease. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Mekhi Phifer
- Season 8 Episode 17: Bygones
Greene and Corday continue struggling to work together, but Lewis's presence doesn't help matters. Weaver treats the victims of a blaze, worried her firefighter friend Sandy has been killed, Chen becomes the focus of a deranged man suffering from psychological trauma and two college students require help after claiming they were attacked on campus by a maniac. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Alex Kingston and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 8 Episode 16: Secrets and Lies
A bag of adult toys provokes a few moments of hilarious but inappropriate behaviour among the staff, prompting Weaver to order Abby, Carter, Lewis, Kovac and Gallant to attend a day-long sexual harassment seminar. The five find themselves sharing intimate details about their relationships, with Abby and Lewis candidly discussing their problems with Carter and Kovac, who in turn have a heated debate which reveals much about their attraction to Abby. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Noah Wyle, Sherry Stringfield, Goran Visnjic and Sharif Atkins
- Season 8 Episode 15: It's All in Your Head
As Greene's medical problems reappear, Corday simmers with rage in her hotel room, angered by the way he dealt with Rachel following the baby's overdose. A father is treated for severe burns after experimenting with illegal drugs and torments staff with his refusal to see his family. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Alex Kingston
- Season 8 Episode 14: A Simple Twist of Fate
Greene and Corday come to blows over Rachel, Abby regrets championing her battered neighbour who refuses to charge her husband with abuse and an outbreak of food poisoning causes problems in the hospital. Carter gets a surprise visit from his father after accusing his mother of emotional abandonment. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Alex Kingston and Maura Tierney
- Season 8 Episode 13: Damage is Done
Greene and Corday's baby daughter is brought in suffering from an accidental overdose and Lewis treats a father and daughter injured by a letter bomb. Carter meets a dying 12-year-old leukaemia patient, the doctors sympathise with a girl who crashed while driving her drunken mother home and Abby gets a late-night visit from her next-door neighbour. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Alex Kingston and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 8 Episode 12: A River in Egypt
Lewis and Weaver clash over the treatment of a convicted murderer who wants to be allowed to die, and Abby struggles to persuade a neighbour to leave her abusive husband. Carter is caught in the middle of his parents' divorce, while Greene finds his wayward teenage daughter impossible to control. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Laura Innes and Maura Tierney
- Season 8 Episode 11: Beyond Repair
Abby has a few unpleasant birthday surprises, including the news that her ex-husband is engaged and Kovac plans to leave town for two months to work in Bosnia. Carter has an uncomfortable encounter with the patient who stabbed him two years earlier, and questions his mother's motives for returning to Chicago to care for his grandmother. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Goran Visnjic and Noah Wyle
- Season 8 Episode 10: I'll Be Home for Christmas
The custody case reaches a critical stage and Benton learns he will have to choose between his job and his child - unless Romano agrees to tailor his work schedule. Carter finds romance but gets upsetting news from his father, and Weaver is perplexed by a pregnant woman who is ready to give birth despite having been in a coma for the past year. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Paul McCrane and Noah Wyle, With Julie Delpy (Before Sunset)
- Season 8 Episode 9: Quo Vadis?
Benton fights for custody of Reese, and Corday waits for a distraught husband to decide whether surgeons can remove his fatally injured wife's organs for transplant. Meanwhile, Greene and Lewis treat a brain-damaged teenage boxer hurt in a bout with his guilt-ridden brother, and Carter helps a woman complaining of a recurring allergic reaction. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Alex Kingston and Anthony Edwards
- Season 8 Episode 8: Partly Cloudy, Chance of Rain
Weaver speeds to the site of an accident where a pregnant woman lies injured inside a wrecked ambulance, and Benton receives the results of the paternity test. Meanwhile, Kovac's new girlfriend gets into trouble, Carter's grandmother is involved in a hit-and-run incident and Greene deals with a guilt-ridden boy who feels responsible for the disappearance of his brother. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Eriq La Salle and Goran Visnjic
- Season 8 Episode 7: If I Should Fall from Grace
Benton reluctantly agrees to take a paternity test to prove he is Reese's father. Corday desperately searches for the individual who is murdering her elderly patients, and an inquisitive student proves to be a breath of fresh air for the staff. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and Alex Kingston
- Season 8 Episode 6: Supplies and Demands
Lewis treats two college students suddenly hit by a lethal virus, and Corday is questioned by the county investigator about the deaths of elderly patients in her care. Kovac finds a job for his waitress friend Nicole, but disaster nearly strikes when she cannot cope. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Alex Kingston and Goran Visnjic
- Season 8 Episode 5: Start All Over Again
Weaver prepares to call her birth mother and cares for a man who was accidentally run over by his daughter. Lewis has a hectic first day back, treating a girl with an ectopic pregnancy and a man faking a coma. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Sherry Stringfield and Anthony Edwards
- Season 8 Episode 4: Never Say Never
Lewis returns to Chicago in search of a job and the chance to renew old friendships, leaving Corday feeling jealous. Chen is forced to attend a risk management review investigating her treatment of a deceased patient and Kovac has an unexpected visitor. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Alex Kingston and Ming-Na
- Season 8 Episode 3: Blood, Sugar, Sex, Magic
Greene's runaway teenage daughter arrives at the hospital in search of shelter, Carter and Abby grow closer and Malucci flirts with disaster. A hesitant Chen struggles to save the life of an abandoned baby, and Romano criticises Weaver over the case of a patient who died on her watch. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle and Maura Tierney
- Season 8 Episode 2: The Longer You Stay
Abby feels she is being neglected by a distracted Kovac, and Benton's ex-girlfriend is killed in a car crash, leaving him worried about the impact on his son. Meanwhile, Carter is swamped with problematic patients, including several heavy metal roadies and musicians injured at a concert. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Eriq La Salle and Noah Wyle
- Season 8 Episode 1: Four Corners
Greene comforts a traumatised woman who has learned unpleasant family news on a television talk show, and also finds himself forced to face his own demons. Meanwhile, a stoic Carter attends a funeral which reunites him with his parents, Benton keeps a watchful eye on the recovering Cleo after her accident, and a nervous Weaver waits to see how colleagues will react to her new-found sexuality. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle and Eriq La Salle
ER: Season 7 (2000 - 2001)
- Season 7 Episode 22: Rampage
The unit is inundated with the victims of a disturbed man's shooting spree, and Greene is horrified to discover he knows the psychopath personally. Meanwhile, Benton is attacked by his ex-girlfriend's husband and Cleo puts herself in danger during a routine operation. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Eriq La Salle and Michael Michele
- Season 7 Episode 21: Where the Heart Is
Greene treats a rebellious youngster who displays disturbing signs of abuse, and in a rare moment of lucidity, Abby's mentally unstable mother offers her some useful advice. Meanwhile, Benton braces himself as old flame Carla encounters his new love Cleo. Medical drama, guest starring Sally Field and Lisa Nicole Carson, alongside Anthony Edwards and Maura Tierney
- Season 7 Episode 20: Fear of Commitment
Abby learns her mother is to appear in court for a competence hearing and rushes to testify that she should not be released, while Weaver meets a childhood heroine who's down on her luck. Benton injures himself helping a biker and Carter gets emotionally involved in the case of a pregnant woman. Medical drama, guest starring Sally Field, with Maura Tierney, Laura Innes and Eriq La Salle
- Season 7 Episode 19: Sailing Away
Abby flies to the aid of her mentally unbalanced mother, and Carter tags along to help coax her back to Chicago for professional help. Benton treats a man with alcohol poisoning, and Corday finds herself on the other end of the stethoscope as she goes into labour. Medical drama, guest starring Sally Field, with Maura Tierney, Noah Wyle and Eriq La Salle
- Season 7 Episode 18: April Showers
Greene overcomes a string of obstacles - not least a heavy downpour - to get to the church on time as blushing bride Corday mediates between her bickering parents. Abby is left holding the fort back at the hospital, and Kovac clashes with Carter over the treatment of an injured cop and a prisoner. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Alex Kingston and Maura Tierney
- Season 7 Episode 17: Survival of the Fittest
Benton witnesses a shooting, while Carter and Abby treat a class of schoolchildren poisoned by toxic fumes on their bus. Corday resolves to prove she can handle the pressure of working long hours, and Greene learns the results of his review. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Noah Wyle, Maura Tierney, Alex Kingston and Anthony Edwards
- Season 7 Episode 16: Witch Hunt
An infant under Abby's care disappears from the hospital and Carter is shocked to discover Rena is only 19 years old. Greene learns the results of his competence test and a suicidal woman accuses Legaspi of sexual harassment, putting her relationship with Weaver under strain. Medical drama, starring Maura Tierney, Noah Wyle and Anthony Edwards
- Season 7 Episode 15: The Crossing (aka Golden Hour)
A multi-carriage train crash results in carnage that overwhelms Kovac, Carter and Corday as they try to save an impaled mother, her son and a firefighter. In mid-emergency a pregnant Corday begins to suffer from painful contractions, while back at the hospital, Carter has the difficult task of supervising an amputation over the phone. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Noah Wyle and Alex Kingston
- Season 7 Episode 14: A Walk in the Woods
Greene is furious to discover his competence has been challenged by a medical review board, and Kovac has a crisis of faith. Meanwhile, Benton experiences deja vu and Weaver feels decidedly out of place with a group of lesbians. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Goran Visnjic, Eriq La Salle and Laura Innes
- Season 7 Episode 13: Thy Will Be Done
Kovac tends to Bishop Stewart and a teenager in need of a third heart transplant, who both insist on treatment that could threaten their lives. Meanwhile, Malucci is surprised by a patient's reaction to some HIV test results and Carter manages to persuade Abby to be his date for a charity event hosted by his grandfather. Medical drama, guest starring James Cromwell and George Plimpton, with Goran Visnjic, Erik Palladino and Noah Wyle
- Season 7 Episode 12: Surrender
Weaver treats a patient injured while employed in an illegal sweatshop and later reports the case, but is horrified by the factory owner's reaction - to burn the premises with the workers still inside. Meanwhile, Greene returns to work with a strange attitude, and Carter is banned from issuing controlled narcotics. Medical drama, guest starring Tom Bosley, with Laura Innes, Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 7 Episode 11: Rock, Paper, Scissors
Corday receives unexpected news about her malpractice suit, and Kovac finds it hard to treat a drunk driver responsible for tearing a family apart - a situation exacerbated by a bishop who takes an interest in the troubled doctor's spiritual well-being. Medical drama, guest starring James Cromwell, with Goran Visnjic
- Season 7 Episode 10: Piece of Mind
It's New Year's Eve and Greene undergoes dangerous brain surgery, while Corday waits anxiously by his side. Back in Chicago, a badly injured father, whose condition is worsening, worries about his son's welfare : can Romano save his life? Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Alex Kingston and Jim Belushi
- Season 7 Episode 9: The Greatest of Gifts
Carter has to fight severe fatigue on a long Christmas shift, Greene and Corday consult a brain specialist in New York, and Chen gives birth - only to have doubts about giving her baby up for adoption. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Anthony Edwards, Alex Kingston and Ming-Na
- Season 7 Episode 8: The Dance We Do
Corday is questioned in the malpractice suit and Greene receives bad news. Benton is forced to treat the gang member who inadvertently caused his nephew's death, while the situation between Abby and her mother gets even worse. Medical drama, starring Alex Kingston, Anthony Edwards, Eriq La Salle and Maura Tierney
- Season 7 Episode 7: Rescue Me
Thanksgiving proves predictably memorable for the harassed emergency room staff - Greene receives disturbing news, Corday is sued for malpractice and an intimate dinner with lesbian psychologist Kimberly Legaspi causes Weaver to question her own sexual orientation. Meanwhile, Abby and Chen have trouble with their respective mothers. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Alex Kingston, Laura Innes, Maura Tierney and Ming-Na
- Season 7 Episode 6: The Visit
A woman suffering from manic depression arrives at the hospital claiming to be Abby's mother, but she refuses to have anything to do with her. Meanwhile, Corday makes a rash decision before leaving for holiday, and Benton is angered by the death of his nephew. Medical drama, guest starring Sally Field, with Maura Tierney and Alex Kingston
- Season 7 Episode 5: Flight of Fancy
Kovac's work suffers as he becomes obsessed with learning the identity of the man he killed, and a seemingly routine case takes on an unexpected and disturbing dimension for Carter. Meanwhile, a crisis looms as Greene escorts a patient to another hospital in a helicopter. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Noah Wyle and Anthony Edwards
- Season 7 Episode 4: Benton Backwards
Benton is outraged to learn Romano has sabotaged his chances of being hired by other local hospitals and vents his fury on Cleo. Carter saves the life of a gunshot victim, who is promptly murdered by a gang member, while Abby and Kovac's first date proves memorable for all the wrong reasons. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Paul McCrane, Michael Michele and Noah Wyle
- Season 7 Episode 3: Mars Attacks
Benton receives a surprise from Dr Romano, while Carter struggles to come to terms with the conditions imposed upon his return to the emergency room. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Paul McCrane and Noah Wyle
- Season 7 Episode 2: Sand and Water
Abby takes pity on a couple whose baby was born dangerously prematurely, a cantankerous homeless man causes a rift between Romano and Benton, and the staff find themselves unable to assist a comatose woman. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Paul McCrane and Maura Tierney
- Season 7 Episode 1: Homecoming
Carter prepares to leave rehab following a three-month battle with drug dependence : but has he beaten it? Greene returns from holiday to find a binmen's strike has left the department awash with rubbish, and Benton grits his teeth as he prepares for an important job interview with bullish surgeon Romano. Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle and Eriq La Salle star
ER: Season 6 (1999 - 2000)
- Season 6 Episode 22: May Day
A pregnant woman is admitted to the hospital with a stab wound which Kovac believes to be self-inflicted. Benton attends a shooting incident at a school, while Abby is shocked to witness Carter injecting himself with drugs. Drama, starring Noah Wyle, Anthony Edwards, Eriq La Salle and Maura Tierney
- Season 6 Episode 21: Such Sweet Sorrow
George Clooney makes a brief guest appearance as Hathaway hops on a plane to be reunited with Doug. Back at the hospital, Carter's fragile mental state causes an oversight that leaves a patient fighting for her life. Starring Noah Wyle, Laura Innes and Anthony Edwards
- Season 6 Episode 20: Loose Ends
Carter defies hospital policy and performs an ICU procedure himself, while Kovac has his own problems, notably dealing with poor patient follow-ups and trying to woo Hathaway - who's finding it equally hard to keep her mind on her work. Meanwhile, David Greene makes a heartfelt gesture to Corday. Hospital drama, starring Noah Wyle, Goran Visnjic and Julianna Margulies
- Season 6 Episode 19: The Fastest Year
Weaver returns to work and Carter is encouraged to seek professional help to cure the insomnia brought on by his traumatic attack. Greene takes his father on a special outing, while Kovac and Hathaway's relationship becomes more personal. Hospital drama, starring Laura Innes, Noah Wyle and Anthony Edwards
- Season 6 Episode 18: Match Made in Heaven
Cleo and Corday argue over how to treat a teenage car-crash victim, while Abby helps an exhausted mother of five small children and Kovac initially dismisses a patient's leukaemia symptoms as anxiety. Medical drama, starring Michael Michele, Alex Kingston and Maura Tierney
- Season 6 Episode 17: Viable Options
Chen's patient faces the prospect that his daughter may have inherited his potentially fatal disease and is reluctant to break the news to her. Weaver makes the mistake of undermining Romano's authority and Kovac has a healthy kidney ready for transplantation - but cannot find a suitable recipient. Medical drama, starring Ming-Na, Laura Innes, Paul McCrane and Goran Visnjic
- Season 6 Episode 16: Under Control
Carter's return to the ER is mired in controversy as he prescribes a risky course of treatment for a potential suicide case. Greene tries to persuade his father to do something about his cancer and Corday attempts to harvest a brain-dead patient's organs. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Anthony Edwards and Alex Kingston
- Season 6 Episode 15: Be Patient
Kovac witnesses a hit-and-run incident and commandeers a plumber's van to rush the victim into hospital. Hathaway deals with sexually active girls putting themselves at risk and Greene learns his father has cancer. Medical drama, starring Goran Visnjic, Julianna Margulies and Anthony Edwards
- Season 6 Episode 14: All in the Family
Weaver discovers Carter and Lucy have been stabbed and raises the alarm, sending shockwaves among the hospital staff. Benton sets about trying to save his protege's life with help from Anspaugh, while Cleo is forced to perform an emergency operation on a dying man without assistance. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Noah Wyle, Kellie Martin, Eriq La Salle and Michael Michele
- Season 6 Episode 13: Be Still My Heart
Hathaway and Kovac have heartbreaking news to deliver to two children injured in a car crash, Lucy turns to Carter for advice and members of staff are touched by tragedy themselves. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies, Goran Visnjic, Kellie Martin and Noah Wyle
- Season 6 Episode 12: Abby Road
Carter helps a patient with muscular dystrophy and Abby soon finds life in the ER isn't quite what she expected, while Kovac and Carol treat a boy treat a youngster with a chequered medical history. Drama, starring Maura Tierney and Anthony Edwards, also featuring an early appearance by Shia LaBeouf
- Season 6 Episode 11: The Domino Heart
Lucy's patient finally has a heart transplant, though all does not go as planned. Meanwhile, Greene interferes in a domestic dispute and Carter forces Chen to go against her wishes. Medical drama, starring Kellie Martin, Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 6 Episode 10: Family Matters
Elizabeth is forced to agree to grant Rollins a wish if he will reveal the location of a missing body, and Dr Kovac befriends two brothers. Drama set in the emergency ward of a Chicago hospital, starring Alex Kingston, Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 6 Episode 9: How the Finch Stole Christmas
Corday ignores a murderer's taunts and persuades him to have surgery for a potentially fatal blood clot. Lucy goes to extremes to help a cardiac patient who needs a transplant. Drama, starring Alex Kingston and Kellie Martin
- Season 6 Episode 8: Great Expectations
Hathaway goes into labour at a subway station, but gets to the hospital in the nick of time. Amid chaotic scenes, her first baby is delivered successfully - although the second faces life-threatening complications. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies
- Season 6 Episode 7: Humpty Dumpty
Weaver makes Kovac an offer, Corday extracts a confession and Lawrence treats his final patient. Hospital drama, starring Laura Innes, Anthony Edwards and George Clooney
- Season 6 Episode 6: The Peace of Wild Things
Lawrence admits to Weaver that he is taking medication for Alzheimer's disease, Hathaway witnesses Meg's collaboration with a drug dealer, and a gas leak causes havoc in the suture room. Elsewhere, Jeanie resigns and Carter deals with a sensitive resuscitation case. Drama, guest starring Alan Alda, with Laura Innes and Noah Wyle
- Season 6 Episode 5: Truth & Consequences
A prank in a science class goes horribly wrong, Greene begins to wonder why Lawrence seems so easily confused, and Hathaway discovers Meg's drug addiction. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Alan Alda, Julianna Margulies and Martha Plimpton
- Season 6 Episode 4: Sins of the Fathers
Cleo's failure to diagnose a patient's iron overdose has tragic consequences. Lawrence's health problems begin to show as his memory falters, and Hathaway befriends a pregnant waitress. Medical drama, starring Rebecca De Mornay, Alan Alda and Julianna Margulies
- Season 6 Episode 3: Greene with Envy
Weaver introduces Greene to the eminent Gabriel Lawrence, but the pair get off to a bad start, clashing over a decision to order tests for a patient. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Laura Innes and Alan Alda
- Season 6 Episode 2: Last Rites
Elaine is furious to learn Carter has discovered her secret, but she's not the only one on the warpath as Greene takes Weaver to task over carrying out a patient's dying wishes. Meanwhile, a promotion is on the cards for Corday. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Alex Kingston
- Season 6 Episode 1: Leave it to Weaver
Greene receives bad news and his mood isn't improved by the appointment of a new chief of staff. Baby Reece continues to present problems for his struggling parents, while Cupid strikes Carter in the shape of his cousin's beautiful ex-wife, played by guest star Rebecca De Mornay. Hospital drama, with Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
ER: Season 5 (1998 - 1999)
- Season 5 Episode 22: Getting to Know You
Weaver brings in a boy who has been abandoned on the streets, while Lucy realises she has become addicted to her medication. Carla makes a shocking announcement, and Carol gets a big surprise. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Kellie Martin and Lisa Nicole Carson
- Season 5 Episode 21: Responsible Parties
A car crash leaves two teenagers fighting for their lives - although the driver appears to have escaped unharmed. Anspaugh controversially awards the trauma fellowship to Benton, leaving Corday uncertain of her future and, as news of her pregnancy breaks, Carol finally hears Doug's reaction. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Alex Kingston and Julianna Margulies
- Season 5 Episode 20: Power
As Carol prepares to send news of her pregnancy to Doug, a massive power cut hits the hospital, and the ER staff are shocked to discover a rapist stalking the corridors under cover of the ensuing darkness. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies and Anthony Edwards
- Season 5 Episode 19: Rites of Spring
Carol asks Greene for help, Jeanie rediscovers her faith, Lucy believes she has found her calling in psychiatric medicine and Elizabeth experiences a sensational evening out. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies, Anthony Edwards, Gloria Reuben and Kellie Martin
- Season 5 Episode 18: Point of Origin
Carol decides to keep her baby, and Greene tries to save refugee Mobalage from deportation by helping him remember what happened. Meanwhile, Weaver is disappointed to learn the woman she rescued is not her mother. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies, Anthony Edwards and Laura Innes
- Season 5 Episode 17: Sticks and Stones
Lucy upsets an elderly patient's family by telling her the truth about her illness. Carter finds himself in the middle of a full-blown riot, Jeanie gives her two suitors the brush-off and Carol tells Elizabeth she is pregnant with Doug's child. Medical drama, starring Kellie Martin, Noah Wyle, Gloria Reuben and Julianna Margulies
- Season 5 Episode 16: Middle of Nowhere
Benton encounters hostility and racism in Mississippi, where he begins a two-week stint of relief work to earn extra money to pay for his son's treatment. Back in Chicago, Jeanie struggles to cope with the reality of being HIV positive. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and Gloria Reuben
- Season 5 Episode 15: The Storm - Part Two
Part two of two. Greene struggles to save the lives of children trapped in a crashed school bus. Ross tells Carol he is taking a job in Portland and wants her to go with him, while tests on Jeannie reveal worrying complications. Drama, starring Anthony Edwards, George Clooney and Julianna Margulies
- Season 5 Episode 14: The Storm - Part One
Part one of two. Ross is suspended as word gets around that he hastened the death of a terminally ill youngster. Meanwhile, a snowplough and a bus collide during a fierce storm, leaving staff struggling to cope with the influx of casualties. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Julianna Margulies
- Season 5 Episode 13: Choosing Joi
Corday faces questioning over the complaint she lodged against Romano. Benton's career is threatened, and Ross and Hathaway come to the aid of a dying youngster. Medical drama, starring Alex Kingston, Paul McCrane, Eriq La Salle, George Clooney and Julianna Margulies
- Season 5 Episode 12: Double Blind
Hathaway encourages a terminal cancer patient to smoke cannabis, Corday decides to take Maggie's side in the forthcoming sexual harassment case against Romano, and Greene discovers Ross has been breaking the rules. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies, Alex Kingston, Jorja Fox, Anthony Edwards and George Clooney
- Season 5 Episode 11: Nobody Doesn't Like Amanda Lee
Joi buckles under the strain of personal problems, but luckily Hathaway is on hand to help out. Meanwhile, Greene suspects Amanda Lee is telling tall stories and decides to check her qualifications - but discovers more than he bargained for. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Valerie Mahaffrey, Julianna Margulies and Mare Winningham
- Season 5 Episode 10: The Miracle Worker
Carter persuades a grieving mother to agree to organ donation, having tried in vain to save her teenage son's life. Corday forms a relationship with a classical musician being treated for prostate cancer, and Amanda Lee's behaviour becomes increasingly bizarre. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and Alex Kingston
- Season 5 Episode 9: Good Luck, Ruth Johnson
Staff celebrate the 100th birthday of a woman born at the hospital, but it is business as usual for Hathaway as she treats a youngster who is hiding a shocking secret. Meanwhile, paramedics collide with a car, and Corday decides to end her relationship with Benton. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies, Alex Kingston and Eriq La Salle
- Season 5 Episode 8: The Good Fight
While Benton operates on a girl with a rare blood group, Lucy and Carter go in search of her father - one of the few matches for her type - hoping he can save his daughter. Hospital drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Noah Wyle and Kellie Martin
- Season 5 Episode 7: Hazed and Confused
Corday mistakenly administers a potentially fatal injection at the end of an exhausting 36-hour shift, and Hathaway's stress levels also reach a high with the realisation that she may be unable to conceive. Greene suffers a humiliating initiation ceremony and a star candidate applies for the role of ER chief. Medical drama, starring Alex Kingston, Julianna Margulies and Anthony Edwards
- Season 5 Episode 6: Stuck on You
Greene saves the life of a teenage male prostitute who has been beaten up, and Weaver hears more discouraging news regarding her bid for ER chief. Corday tires of being bossed about, and two brothers have an unfortunate mishap with a sharp implement and carpet glue. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Laura Innes and Alex Kingston
- Season 5 Episode 5: Masquerade
A Hallowe'en party at the medical student dorm ends in disaster, Weaver gets disappointing news on the professional front and Greene encounters setbacks in his private life. Drama, starring Laura Innes and Anthony Edwards
- Season 5 Episode 4: Vanishing Act
Weaver applies to be chief, Jeanie makes a life-or-death decision and Hathaway clashes with Evans over how to treat an unruly gang member. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Gloria Reuben and Julianna Margulies
- Season 5 Episode 3: They Treat Horses, Don't They?
Ross adjusts to his new role as the paediatric attending doctor, while it seems Greene can do no wrong in Rachel's eyes. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 5 Episode 2: Split Second
Benton is taken aback to learn of his son's deafness. Corday makes an important decision about her future, and Carter suffers sleepless nights. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Alex Kingston and Noah Wyle
- Season 5 Episode 1: Day for Knight
A third-year medical student is put through her paces on her first day in the busy accident and emergency department, while Ross treads a fine line as he serves his probation. Meanwhile, Benton's son suffers an infection and Corday returns from an interview in Denver. Medical drama, starring Kellie Martin, George Clooney and Eriq La Salle
ER: Season 4 (1997 - 1998)
- Season 4 Episode 22: A Hole in the Heart
Baby Josh seems to be making a recovery from the rapid detox treatment, while Corday and Romano are less fortunate and reach crisis-point. Hathaway takes a sharp intake of breath upon witnessing a shocking scene. Medical drama, starring Alex Kingston, Julianna Margulies and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 21: Suffer the Little Children
Ross and Hathaway risk their jobs to help a methadone addict, and Del Amico's ex-boyfriend arrives to inspect the ER. Medical drama, starring George Clooney, Julianna Margulies and Maria Bello
- Season 4 Episode 20: Of Past Regret and Future Fear
Benton attends his son's baptism and Hathaway faces an emotional time trying to reconcile a critical patient with his family. Carter finally comes to an understanding with his grandmother. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Julianna Margulies and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 19: Shades of Gray
Corday pulls out all the stops to save a former patient and Jeannie attends Scott's funeral. A family planning clinic is bombed, and as the casualties begin to pour in, it becomes clear the staff are in for an extremely busy shift. Medical drama, starring Alex Kingston and Gloria Reuben
- Season 4 Episode 18: Gut Reaction
Tempers flare as Benton and Morgenstern have a difference of opinion during surgery, Ross applies for a job as a paediatric emergency attendant, while Hathaway and Carter's finances suffer a serious blow. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, William H Macy, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies and Noah Wyle
- Season 4 Episode 17: A Bloody Mess
Benton, Corday and Reese are involved in a car accident and find themselves on the treatment table for a change. Scott's cancer returns, and Morgenstern comes back to work. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Lisa Nicole Carson, Anthony Edwards, George Clooney and Alex Kingston, with William H Macy
- Season 4 Episode 16: My Brother's Keeper
Carter's cousin Chase overdoses on heroin, while Greene searches for Cynthia. Weaver accuses Ross of presenting a flawed research study. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Jonathan Scarfe, Anthony Edwards, Laura Innes and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 15: Exodus
Corday becomes trapped in a chemical warehouse about to go up in flames, but she is not the only one in danger. Ross and Hathaway get stuck in a lift with a child in critical need of treatment. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies and Alex Kingston
- Season 4 Episode 14: Family Practice
Greene flies in to his injured mother's bedside and demands a second opinion on her diagnosis, while a series of revelations makes Cynthia regret following him. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Mariska Hargitay
- Season 4 Episode 13: Carter's Choice
The serial rapist is finally caught, and the ER staff have to save his life. Hathaway faces a confrontation with Ross about Powell, and defends the right of a mentally challenged woman to look after her own baby without the intrusion of social services. Drama, starring Julianna Margulies and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 12: Sharp Relief
The serial rapist attacks another elderly victim, and Ross makes plans for a secret wedding. Weaver looks into the management strategies of Synergix. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Laura Innes
- Season 4 Episode 11: Think Warm Thoughts
Hathaway wonders whether she is doing the right thing by marrying Ross, and her alarm is heightened by his apparent urgency to set a date for the wedding. Back on the wards, Anspaugh's son is admitted with abdominal pains - but treating him proves easier said than done. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 10: Do You See What I See?
The season of goodwill arrives, and Christmas Eve miracles take place in the emergency room as Ellis romances Weaver, Cynthia confides in Green and Hathaway gets closer to Ross. Medical drama, starring Laura Innes, Clancy Brown, Julianna Margulies and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 9: Obstruction of Justice
Determined to defend a patient's best interests, Carter refuses to co-operate with the police - and ends up under arrest for his pains. Meanwhile, Jeanie learns she has kept her job. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and Gloria Reuben
- Season 4 Episode 8: Freak Show
Hathaway discovers she is a week ahead of schedule at the clinic, and Doyle urges Jeanie not to give up without a fight. Meanwhile, staff battle to save the life of a critically ill youngster. Drama, starring Julianna Margulies, Jorja Fox and Gloria Reuben
- Season 4 Episode 7: Fathers and Sons
Ross unearths unpleasant truths about his wayward father while organising the funeral in California. Greene, who's also along for the ride, pays a visit to his parents - who have shocking news of their own. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 4 Episode 6: Ground Zero
Greene shows signs of losing his grip on reality and Hathaway's clinic receives a much-needed financial boost courtesy of Carter's grandmother. Family trauma knocks Ross for six and Weaver makes a dramatic decision. Hospital drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Julianna Margulies and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 5: Good Touch, Bad Touch
Benton falls behind on his medical reports and is ordered out of surgery to complete them, and Greene takes the stand to offer moving testimony in a malpractice suit. Funding problems hold back Hathaway's proposed follow-up clinic, while Carter begins to wonder whether medicine is really his forte. Drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Anthony Edwards and Julianna Margulies
- Season 4 Episode 4: When the Bough Breaks
Benton and Carla bring their baby home, while Greene's ex-wife refuses him access to their daughter. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Lisa Nicole Carson and Anthony Edwards
- Season 4 Episode 3: Friendly Fire
Jerry accidentally starts a fire in the ambulance bay and Hathaway grows jealous over Corday's interest in Ross. Al Boulet is forced to admit he is HIV positive. Medical drama, starring Abraham Benrubi, Julianna Margulies, Alex Kingston and George Clooney
- Season 4 Episode 2: Something New
Greene makes a professional error, Hathaway buries the hatchet with Ross, and Benton and Carla finally choose a name for their son. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Julianna Margulies, George Clooney and Eriq La Salle
- Season 4 Episode 1: Ambush
Dr Greene is appointed to escort a documentary film crew around the department, but more is revealed than the staff are prepared to show. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and George Clooney
ER: Season 3 (1996 - 1997)
- Season 3 Episode 22: One More for the Road
The condition of Benton's baby begins to improve. Carter decides he wants to change his residency programme, while Hathaway and Ross share a kiss. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Noah Wyle, Julianna Margulies and George Clooney
- Season 3 Episode 21: Make a Wish
Greene returns to work in a less than energetic state, Carter reconsiders his career as a surgeon and Ross has a birthday surprise for Hathaway. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 3 Episode 20: Random Acts
Greene is attacked by an unknown assailant and Carla is admitted with prenatal problems : putting reluctant father-to-be Benton on the spot. Jeanie and Al see each other in a new light and reformed hell-raiser Ross surprises his colleagues by taking up golf
- Season 3 Episode 19: Calling Dr Hathaway
Carter witnesses another intern make a serious mistake, but turns a blind eye. Meanwhile, Hathaway gets her medical school admission test results. Drama, starring Noah Wyle and Julianna Margulies
- Season 3 Episode 18: You Bet Your Life
Jeanie's Aids patient dies, Greene and Weaver clash over a teaching position and Carter is put on probation for stepping out of line. Medical drama, starring Gloria Reuben, Anthony Edwards, Laura Innes and Noah Wyle
- Season 3 Episode 17: Tribes
Racial conflicts threaten to disrupt the daily workings of the hospital. On the personal front, Benton's ex-girlfriend comes face to face with Jeanie, his HIV-positive former lover. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and Gloria Reuben
- Season 3 Episode 16: Faith
Carter expresses his concern over a diagnosis, Ross takes an unusual course of action and Hathaway is reinstated. Tensions run high between Greene and a colleague, while Benton's problems escalate. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and George Clooney
- Season 3 Episode 15: The Long Way Around
Ewan McGregor guest stars in the American hospital drama as one of two thieves who hold Hathaway hostage during a bungled robbery at a local superstore. With Julianna Margulies and Currie Graham.
- Season 3 Episode 14: Who's Appy Now?
Greene has a dating dilemma which could prove tricky to wriggle out of. Benton is taken ill and Ross grapples with a teenager who has lost the will to live. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 3 Episode 13: Fortune's Fools
Hathaway lands in hot water for talking to the press about a patient who died while the nurses were out on strike. Carter decides he has had enough and confronts Benton, unaware his boss has just received terrible news. Medical drama, starring Julianna Margulies and Noah Wyle
- Season 3 Episode 12: Post Mortem
Hathaway begins to feel responsible for a patient's untimely death, while Carter and Benton struggle to come to terms with a colleague's suicide, and Ross is taken aback by a question from street kid Charlie. Medical drama, guest starring Kirsten Dunst
- Season 3 Episode 11: Night Shift
Greene at last finds romance at work - and jeopardises his career in the process. Carter and Keaton's clandestine affair becomes common knowledge and the emergency room loses a key member of staff. Drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 3 Episode 10: Homeless for the Holidays
Rumours concerning Jeanie's health spread around the hospital like wildfire, while Keaton makes a revelation that has serious implications for Benton. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and Gloria Reuben
- Season 3 Episode 9: Ask Me No Questions, I'll Tell You No Lies
Greene finally discovers Jeanie is HIV-positive, while Keaton reveals surprising news to Carter. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Gloria Reuben and Noah Wyle
- Season 3 Episode 8: Union Station
Affairs of the heart preoccupy the staff, as nurse Lydia Wright finally talks long-time fiance Al into marrying her, and Carter's clandestine relationship with Dr Keaton continues to blossom. Greene agonises over whether to tell Susan how he really feels before she departs for Arizona, and turns to notorious womaniser Doug for advice. Medical drama, starring Ellen Crawford, Anthony Edwards, Mike Genovese and Noah Wyle
- Season 3 Episode 7: No Brain, No Gain
Greene is shocked by Susan's sudden announcement, while Carter clashes with a colleague and embarks on a secret relationship. Keaton forces Benton to face up to his shortcomings. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Eriq La Salle, Sherry Stringfield and Noah Wyle
- Season 3 Episode 6: Fear of Flying
Lewis is called out to an emergency road crash, forcing her to overcome her fear of flying. Elsewhere, Hathaway gives an incompetent nurse a stern word of warning, but she is not the only one in line for a dressing-down. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Noah Wyle and Julianna Margulies
- Season 3 Episode 5: Ghosts
A young girl and her father fight for their lives after a car accident and an argument ensues over the future of a terminally ill patient who doesn't wish to be resuscitated. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle and Julianna Margulies
- Season 3 Episode 4: Last Call
Carter steps on Benton's toes by continuing to impress Keaton with his medical knowledge, while Ross's reckless personal life causes him no end of trouble. Drama, starring Noah Wyle, Eriq La Salle and George Clooney
- Season 3 Episode 3: Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Greene and Lewis continue to develop their romantic attachment, despite Anspaugh's attempts to ensure employees stick to a strict code of conduct. Carter also gets into the chief of staff's bad books when he exaggerates a patient's condition to secure an operating theatre. Drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 3 Episode 2: Let the Games Begin
Jeanie begins treatment for HIV, but fears her employer will find out about her condition. Meanwhile, the bigwigs come to a decision about the future of the hospital. Medical drama, starring Gloria Reuben
- Season 3 Episode 1: Dr Carter, I Presume
Carter starts work as an intern alongside Benton, but is unprepared for the hellish night shift before him. At first he's shocked at the stresses and demands of the job - but it isn't until he botches an operation and manages to offend the nurses that the truth really hits home. Ross's colleagues are unimpressed by the latest developments in his love life. Noah Wyle, George Clooney, Eriq La Salle and Omar Epps star
ER: Season 2 (1995 - 1996)
- Season 2 Episode 22: John Carter, MD
Carter postpones accepting his medical degree to comfort a desperately ill girl awaiting a liver transplant. Greene and Weaver make an important announcement - their selections for next year's staff positions. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle and Anthony Edwards
- Season 2 Episode 21: Take these Broken Wings
Lewis takes an encounter with an abused child to heart and Hathaway finds herself in the dock testifying to Shep's violent behaviour. Ross's father goes on the run and Jeanie's husband falls ill - but fears arise that there may be more to the flu-like symptoms than meets the eye. Medical drama, guest starring Piper Laurie
- Season 2 Episode 20: Fevers of Unknown Origin
Greene and Ross get involved in romantic intrigue with their partners and Benton gets a response to his whistle-blowing letter. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, George Clooney and Eriq La Salle
- Season 2 Episode 19: Fire in the Belly
Greene embarks on a new romance, and Benton finally decides to act on Vucelich's fraudulent research. Meanwhile, things come to a head for Lewis in the custody battle. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and Anthony Edwards
- Season 2 Episode 18: Shift in the Night
Greene is pushed to his limits by four successive overnight shifts, only to witness a terrible car accident on his way home. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle and George Clooney
- Season 2 Episode 17: The Match Game
Carter scuppers his chance of being accepted into the residency programme, while Greene finds himself in another legally threatening situation. Chloe confesses to Lewis that she wants Susie back. Medical drama, guest starring Michael McShane, with Noah Wyle
- Season 2 Episode 16: The Healers
Carter suffers a crisis of confidence and Greene finally accepts his marriage is over, while Ross faces up to the fact that he will never see eye to eye with his father. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 2 Episode 15: Baby Shower
Benton tries to save a patient all his fellow surgeons have resigned themselves to losing, while the emergency unit has to deal with an influx of pregnant mothers following an incident in the maternity ward. Elsewhere, Ross visits his estranged father. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and George Clooney
- Season 2 Episode 14: The Right Thing
Ross's birthday celebrations are dampened by more pleas for reconciliation from his father. Benton makes a below-the-belt remark about Vucelich's innovative surgery techniques - intensifying the already bitter feud between them. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Eriq La Salle
- Season 2 Episode 13: It's Not Easy Being Greene
Greene receives bad news from both his wife and the hospital. Meanwhile, Lewis considers an offer to take up the chief resident position and Benton grows increasingly suspicious of Vucelich's research study. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Sherry Stringfield and Eriq La Salle
- Season 2 Episode 12: True Lies
Greene and his daughter become angry about custody arrangements. Ross refuses to talk to his father, and Carter has difficulty delivering bad tidings. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and George Clooney
- Season 2 Episode 11: Dead of Winter
An inquiry is launched into the discovery of a group of sick children abandoned in an apartment. Greene's marital problems continue to escalate and Benton receives good tidings about his career. Drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Eriq La Salle
- Season 2 Episode 10: A Miracle Happens Here
Greene clashes with the hospital lawyer over whether to settle out of court with the relatives of a pregnant woman who died in his care, and an alarming incident takes place amid the city's Christmas celebrations. Drama, starring Anthony Edwards
- Season 2 Episode 9: Home
Lewis is caught on the horns of a dilemma and cannot decide whether to focus on her career or Suzie. Meanwhile, Greene's wife and daughter are involved in a serious car accident, and Carter makes a suggestion to Benton. Drama, starring Sherry Strongfield, Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 2 Episode 8: The Secret Sharer
Ross becomes a minor celebrity by saving a child's life, but his inflated ego soon brings him into conflict with Greene. Meanwhile, Lewis attempts to find a babysitter, and Hathaway treats a girl who attempted suicide because she's pregnant by her brother. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 2 Episode 7: Hell and High Water
Ross comes under fire for his one-night stand with a medical student, then lays his career on the line by taking controversial action to save a child's life. Meanwhile, Dr Greene puzzles over the cause of an elderly lady's fainting - until he realises she's been smoking marijuana to relieve eye problems. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 2 Episode 6: Days Like This
Dr Ross acts improperly in his relationship with a medical student, leading Bernstein to advise him to consider his career. Randi's past is the cause of much speculation, while Jeanie starts work in the ER. American hospital drama, guest starring William H Macy and Robert Picardo
- Season 2 Episode 5: And Baby Makes Two
Ross and Greene come into conflict over an Aids patient, while the surgeons use their expertise to re-attach a limb, inadvertently thwarting an insurance fraud. Benton continues to convalesce, giving Carter the opportunity to shine. Medical drama, with guest star Lucy Liu
- Season 2 Episode 4: What Life?
Carter agrees to step into the breach for the injured Benton, while Lewis's work suffers as she struggles to look after her niece by herself. Greene isolates himself by supporting unpopular new resident Dr Weaver. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Eriq La Salle and Anthony Edwards
- Season 2 Episode 3: Do One, Teach One, Kill One
Ross goes against work ethics by becoming emotionally attached to a four-year-old Aids patient, and Carter nervously performs his first surgery. Hathaway and Shepard's relationship takes a step forward as they go on a date. Drama, starring George Clooney, Noah Wyle, Julianna Margulies and Ron Eldard
- Season 2 Episode 2: Summer Run
Benton decides it is time to clear his conscience by revealing the truth about his relationship with Jeanie, and Carter tries desperately to regain his superiors' respect following the disastrous start to his new job. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and Noah Wyle
- Season 2 Episode 1: Welcome Back, Carter
Carter lands himself in big trouble with Benton on his first day as a surgical intern by turning up too late to help save the victims of a gang shooting. Dr Greene weakens his working relationship with Lewis. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Eriq La Salle, Anthony Edwards and Sherry Stringfield
ER: Season 1 (1994 - 1995)
- Season 1 Episode 25: Everything Old Is New Again
There are mixed blessings for the County staff, as Greene is sued for malpractice. Carter prepares for his last day and the staff gather for Hathaway and Taglieri's wedding. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle, George Clooney, Rick Rossovich and Julianna Margulies
- Season 1 Episode 24: Motherhood
Greene treats a youngster who may need open heart surgery, while Lewis delivers sister Chloe's baby and is relieved to find the mother's irresponsible behaviour has not damaged her child. Quentin Tarantino directs this episode of the medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 1 Episode 23: Love Among the Ruins
Benton hides his attraction to a married woman, Hathaway and Taglieri fall out over their wedding plans, and Greene attempts to reconcile with his wife. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Julianna Magulies and Anthong Edwards
- Season 1 Episode 22: Men Plan, God Laughs
Benton embarks on a mission to save everyone now he can no longer help his mother. Ross becomes more involved with Diane and her son, while Carter impresses Swift. Medical drama, starring George Clooney, Eriq La Salle and Noah Wyle
- Season 1 Episode 21: House of Cards
The tension between Greene and Swift over a misdiagnosis finally comes to a head, while Benton accepts he'll have to put his mother in a home. Deb makes a grave professional error and pregnant Chloe returns to Chicago. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Eriq La Salle
- Season 1 Episode 20: Full Moon, Saturday Night
Greene makes a bad impression on the new department head, but Lewis has the ideal opportunity to score a few brownie points. Meanwhile, Ross has a date with Diane Leeds. Medical drama, starring George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 1 Episode 19: Love's Labour Lost
Dr Greene makes a tragic blunder in misdiagnosing a pregnant patient, and finds himself racing against time to save the lives of both the woman and her unborn child. Award-winning episode of the acclaimed drama, starring Anthony Edwards and George Clooney
- Season 1 Episode 18: Sleepless in Chicago
Benton's lack of sleep leads to his senile mother falling down the stairs, and Hathaway discovers why she cannot adopt a child, while Jen Greene considers divorcing her workaholic husband. Drama, starring Eriq La Salle and Julianna Margulies
- Season 1 Episode 17: The Birthday Party
Greene's marital problems worsen, Ross has a one-night-stand with a woman whose name he cannot remember and Benton feels the pressure mounting as he is torn between work and family. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards, George Clooney and Eriq La Salle
- Season 1 Episode 16: Make of Two Hearts
Ross and Hathaway look after a Russian girl with Aids who has been abandoned by her adoptive mother, while Kayson becomes infatuated with Lewis. Hospital drama, starring George Clooney, Julianna Margulies and Sherry Stringfield
- Season 1 Episode 15: February 5th, 1995
Morgenstern has a surprise for Greene, but his jubilation is marred by a moral dilemma. Meanwhile, Carter fears he will never compare favourably with Chen, and a gun-toting youth threatens the hospital staff. Medical drama, starring William H Macy, Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 1 Episode 14: A Long Day's Journey
Dr Greene discovers his female patient has been abused by her teenage daughter, a cancer victim causes feelings of helplessness, and Dr Carter grows jealous of the new intern's success. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Noah Wyle
- Season 1 Episode 13: The Luck of the Draw
Lewis is accused of negligence, Benton is called out of surgery to look for his senile mother, and Carter attempts to help an attractive new intern. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Eriq La Salle and Noah Wyle
- Season 1 Episode 12: Happy New Year
Lewis faces an unhappy New Year as her problems begin to escalate. Carter finally gets a break, Ross is left holding the baby and Greene and Hathaway battle to save a wounded gang member. Drama, starring George Clooney, Sherry Stringfield and Noah Wyle
- Season 1 Episode 11: The Gift
Christmas arrives at the hospital, and Dr Greene still has all his seasonal shopping to do. Dr Ross makes a major gaffe at Hathaway's engagement party, Madame X appears with a selection of seasonal songs and Cvetic's disappearance becomes a cause of real concern. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and George Clooney
- Season 1 Episode 10: Blizzard
A blizzard strikes Chicago, leaving the hospital staff fighting to save the victims of a multiple car pile-up. Hathaway breaks Ross's heart and Bob the janitor proves to be an unlikely hero. Starring George Clooney, Julianna Margulies and Malgoscha Gebel
- Season 1 Episode 9: ER Confidential
Cvetic grows increasingly depressed, much to Lewis's concern, and Carter treats a suicidal transvestite. Ross begins to feel like a kept man as he continues his affair with medical supplies saleswoman Linda Farrell. Hospital drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, Noah Wyle and George Clooney
- Season 1 Episode 8: Nine and a Half Hours
Lewis worries about Cvetic's bad temper and endeavours to discover the reason behind it, while Ross deputises as chief resident when Greene stays at home to spend time with Jennifer. Elsewhere, Benton is plagued by family problems and Carter's interest in a colleague goes too far. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield and Anthony Edwards
- Season 1 Episode 7: Another Perfect Day
Benton and Langworthy try to outdo each other for a prestigious fellowship. Passions run high between Ross and Hathaway, while Lewis's plans for a romantic evening with Cvetic are thwarted by the arrival of her sister. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle and George Clooney
- Season 1 Episode 6: Chicago Heat
Benton battles to save a youngster who has been shot and Lewis's sister begins to show signs of mental illness. Greene and Ross treat a girl suffering from a heart condition. Medical drama, starring Eriq La Salle, Anthony Edwards and George Clooney
- Season 1 Episode 5: Into That Good Night
The pregnant victim of a road accident goes into premature labour. Benton treats the female gang member who caused her injuries, and Greene tries to find a heart donor for Sam Gasner. Medical drama, starring Anthony Edwards and Alan Rosenberg
- Season 1 Episode 4: Hit and Run
In an unfortunate case of mistaken identity, Carter informs the wrong parents of their son's death, while Greene treats a woman whose pacemaker has developed a bizarre fault. The romance between Hathaway and Taglieri becomes more serious - much to Ross's dismay. Medical drama, starring Noah Wyle, Julianna Margulies and Anthony Edwards
- Season 1 Episode 3: Going Home
Lewis faces criticism from a private doctor concerned that her treatment of a heart patient was inappropriate. Liz continues her seduction of Carter, and Hathaway returns to work. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield and Noah Wyle
- Season 1 Episode 2: Day One
Food poisoning victims flood into the emergency room, while Lewis argues with Cvetic regarding a senile man, and Ross helps Greene care for a family devastated by a drunk driver's actions. Medical drama, starring Sherry Stringfield, George Clooney and Anthony Edwards
- Season 1 Episode 1: 24 Hours
Pilot episode of the popular medical drama set in the emergency ward of a Chicago hospital, charting the everyday hassles and heroism of its staff. Greene wrangles with a big career decision, while Benton gets into hot water performing unauthorised surgery. Anthony Edwards, Eriq La Salle and Noah Wyle star.
ER: Special (2009)
A look back at the 15 seasons of the medical drama, featuring clips from the most memorable episodes and interviews with past and present stars
ER: Other Episodes
- You Bet Your Life
Greene enfrenta problemas familiares y profesionales; Hathaway se preocupa acerca de su examen médico; un paciente con SIDA intenta suicidarse.
Adolescentes disparados causan que Greene enfrente actitudes raciales; Carter evalúa un paciente aparentemente adicto al crack.
Benton vuelve a trabajar; Carter encuentra un error crítico; un paciente con Síndrome de Down necesita un trasplante de corazón; Hathaway decide tomar el examen de admisión médica.
- Chicago Heat
Un hombre que entrega pizzas a domicilio se estrella contra las puertas del hospital; una hermana haragana quiere quedarse con Lewis.
- Into That Good Night
Mientras trata de decidir si sigue a su esposa hasta Milwaukee, el Dr. Greene busca un corazón para un padre que necesita un trasplante y el Dr. Lewis trata de salvar a un estudiante comatoso.
- Going Home
Un misterioso paciente deambula de sala en sala del hospital y continuamente canta, el Dr. Greene sospecha que éste ha golpeado a su esposa.
- Hit and Run
El Dr. Ross ayuda a un chico cuya madre esquizofrénica ha sido admitida al hospital y el Dr. Carter se equivoca y notifica a los padres equivocados acerca de una víctima que ha sido atropellada por un conductor que ha huido.
- What Life?
Carter reemplaza a Benton en una cirugía cuando este queda lastimado en una pelea en el estacionamiento; Greene apoya a la nada popular Weaver; Shep salva heroicamente a una persona herida de bala; Carter y Harper se besan.
- Welcome Back Carter
Los miembros del grupo se ajustan al nuevo trabajo; Ross siempre con deseos de más efectivo trabaja tiempo extra; Hathaway confronta a un padre alcohólico.
- The Match Game
El resentimiento crece entre Ross y Benton cuando Benton expone uno de los más grandes errores médicos de Ross; Chloe dice estar sobria, pero Lewis la mantiene alejada de Susie; Carter es aceptado en el programa de residencia.
- The Healers
Durante el incendio, Shep y Raúl, su compañero, entran al edificio en llamas para salvar a algunos niños; Raúl recibe quemaduras graves y fallece en la sala de emergencias; Lewis asiste a una última entrevista para adoptar a la pequeña Susie.
- Take These Broken Wings
Hathaway testifica en una investigación sobre el comportamiento de Shep; el esposo de Jeanie llega a la sala de emergencias pensando que tiene influenza, pero los resultados revelan que Al es VIH positivo.
- No Brain, No Gain
Benton mantiene vivo a un paciente con muerte cerebral por disparo de bala; Keaton le enseña a Benton una dura lección; Carter y Dale Edson discuten acaloradamente por un paciente que no aceptó una operación de riesgo; regresa la enfermera Rhonda.
Jeanie se inscribe en un estudio con trabajadores del turno de noche; Hathaway trastorna a las enfermeras; Charlie reaparece y pide a Ross un favor.
- It's Not Easy Being Greene
Jennifer demanda a Greene por la custodia completa de Rachel; el hospital quiere acabar con el caso de negligencia de O'Brien en la corte; después de analizar el historial de un paciente fallecido, Greene descubre que cometió un error.
- Homeless for the Holidays
Jeanie decide parar los rumores acerca de un miembro del personal con VIH; Charlie (Kirsten Dunst) lleva un bebé gravemente enfermo a Ross; Doyle ayuda a una mujer maltratada.
Mark sospecha del accidente automovilístico que tienen su esposa e hija con el compañero de trabajo de Jennifer; Hathaway trata de ayudar a un arquitecto esquizofrénico; Carter y Benton encuentran a alguien que respalda a Vucelich.
- Hell & High Water
Ross acepta un nuevo trabajo en un consultorio privado;cuando va a casa, se detiene para cambiar un neumático; llueve y un chico le pide ayuda porque su amigo está atrapado en una alcantarilla.
Llega Halloween, y un paciente disfrazado de Frankenstein asusta a los doctores mientras la leyenda del fantasma de la quinta planta se propaga por el edificio; Mark piensa cómo celebrar la vuelta de Susan; Jeannie y Maggie consuelan a un viudo.
- Fortune's Fools
El éxito de Greene con los pasantes de ER impulsan a Anspaugh para ofrecerle un puesto de profesor titular; Carter está enojado con Benton y quiere una transferencia.
- Fire in the Belly
Hathaway se preocupa porque el comportamiento violento de Shep aumenta; Carter compite con un residente de cirugía en entrenamiento cuando descubre que sólo los mejores estudiantes podrán pasar al segundo año.
- Fevers of Unknown Origin
Doug tiene relaciones sexuales con la novia de su padre; Greene y Jen discuten sobre su divorcio y acaban teniendo sexo; Carter trabaja con Ross; Chloe se lleva a la pequeña Susie y Lewis debe enfrentar la soledad, enfocándose en su trabajo.
- Fear of Flying
Mark y Susan deben servir en el helicóptero, durante su traslado a Urgencias, a los miembros de una familia herida en un accidente; Carol lidia con una nueva enfermera, quien no se adapta bien al ritmo de trabajo; criogenización de un cadáver.
- Dr. Carter, I Presume
Jeanie descubre que es VIH positivo, pero no lo notifica al hospital; su antiguo amante, el Dr. Peter Benton, es negativo; ya graduado de la escuela de medicina, Carter ahora trabaja como médico cirujano de guardia, bajo la tutela de Benton.
- Do One, Teach One, Kill One
Lewis y Weaver continúan discutiendo; Jeanie termina su relación con Peter; Carter realiza su primera cirugía sin supervisión.
- Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Carter hace un error de juicio; los cambios del jefe de personal preocupan a Greene; un nuevo interno trabaja con Ross; un nuevo cirujano pediatra llega.
- Days Like This
Ross actúa de forma extraña y pone en juego su futuro profesional; Harper tiene relaciones con Ross y pone furioso a Carter; Hathaway compra una casa; Jeanie es transferida a la sala de emergencias.
- Day One
Un hombre de edad insiste en tener a su esposa en el equipo de soporte de vida, contra la voluntad de ella; víctimas de un envenenamiento por comida inundan la sala de emergencias.
- Calling Dr. Hathaway
Hathaway estudia la escuela de medicina después de recibir su calificación; Anspaugh critica a Carter, quien atrapa al Dr. Edson en una violación ética.
- A Shift in the Night
Lewis lucha contra Chloe por la custodia de Susie; Greene está a cargo de una sala de emergencias absolutamente saturada de trabajo; es testigo de un terrible accidente automovilístico y luego atiende a las víctimas.
- A Miracle Happens Here
En la temporada navideña, un paciente que se parece a Santa visita la sala de emergencia con una herida en la mano por fabricar juguetes; Greene se molesta cuando Jennifer le pide que se lleve a su hija para las fiestas.
- Whose Appy Now?
El Dr. Benton se somete a una operación de emergencia; el Dr. Ross ayuda a la madre de un chico adolescente en el tratamiento de su hijo, que padece fibrosis quística.
- Union Station
Lewis y Greene enfrentan una decisión personal; una mujer borracha entra en trabajo de parto; Charlie (Kirsten Dunst) visita el Healthmobile de nuevo.
- True Lies
Greene y Rachel rechazan el acuerdo de custodia compartida con Jennifer; el Dr. Morganstern es llevado a la sala de emergencias; los problemas de Ross con su padre comienzan a surgir en el trabajo.
- The Secret Sharer
El reciente logro de Ross lo lleva a cambiar de carrera; Jeanie le pide el divorcio a su esposo; el alejado padre de Ross lo contacta; Lewis necesita desesperadamente de alguien que pueda cuidar a su sobrina.
- The Right Thing
Benton confronta a Vucelich este lo saca de su equipo de cirugía; el equipo de la sala de emergencias cree que Lewis y Greene tienen un amorío; el padre de Ross viene de visita; Carter se disculpa con Ruby.
- The Long Way Around
La enfermera Hathaway utiliza sus conocimientos médicos para ayudar a los heridos de bala tras un robo en una tienda; el invitado Ewan McGregor.
- Summer Run
Ross se ocupa de un pequeño pirómano de nueve años; Lewis se enfrenta al nuevo jefe de residentes; Hathaway se va en la ambulancia con un paramédico buenmozo.
- Post Mortem
Carter y Benton comparten una tragedia personal; heridos de bala en una fiesta nupciall; aparece la madre de Charlie; hay empatía entre Jeanie y un médico.
La mamá de la Dr. Lewis se presenta en el hospital para verla a ella y a Chloe; Ross trata a ocho niños con problemas digestivos.
- Men Plan, God Laughs
Benton sorprende al equipo; Lewis sospecha que un doctor/paciente no es lo que parece; Ross está de acuerdo en entrenar al equipo de Jake's Little League.
- Love Among the Ruins
El equipo de emergencia se entera del secreto de Carter y Greene trata de reconciliarse con su esposa; Chloe se comporta de manera irresponsable y enoja a Lewis.
- Let the Games Begin
Mientras recibe un agresivo tratamiento para el VIH, Benton la sustituye; la atracción mutua entre Greene y Lewis crece; County General recibe un nuevo director, el Dr. Donald Anspaugh; Hathaway debe dinero.
- Last Call
El Dr. Ross se acuesta con una desconocida, quien al día siguiente acaba en Urgencias; Keaton enseña a Benton a ser más amable con los pacientes; Jeanie conoce a un hermoso bailarín; Carol se plantea estudiar medicina.
- House of Cards
El Dr. Greene teme que un paciente contagioso se vaya; la competente Deb Chen va demasiado lejos; Lewis trata a una mujer armada.
- Full Moon, Saturday Night
La luna llena causa casos poco usuales; Benton enfrenta la condición de su mamá; llaman a Ross y Greene para que conozcan al nuevo jefe.
- Everything Old Is New Again
La boda de Hathaway y Taglieri por fin llega; Greene recibe buenas y malas noticias; Carter trabaja su último día en emergencia.
- Dead of Winter
Shep ofende a Malik y Benton cuando hace un comentario racista; Al le ruega a Jeanie que le dé otra oportunidad; Mark recibe los papeles del divorcio; Carter se entristece cuando la Sra. Rubadoux no muestra señas de mejoría.
- Ask Me No Questions, I'll Tell You No Lies
Greene cuestiona a Jeanie sobre su salud después de que él trata a Al; Carter se entera de los planes futuros de Keaton; Ross apoya a Hathaway en sus estudios de pre-medicina.
- Baby Shower
Cuando un aspersor contra incendios se descompone en el piso de maternidad, ocho mujeres que están dando a luz son transferidas a la sala de emergencias; Ross visita a su alejado padre; Benton trata de ponerse a prueba como cirujano.
- And Baby Makes Two
Lewis se debate sobre qué hacer acerca de su pequeña sobrina; Benton atiende a una mujer a quien su esposo poicía golpeó; Carter confunde al equipo; Greene y Ross discuten sobre el joven paciente con sida.
- And In the End ...
Gates atiende a un joven que sufre una congestión alcohólica; viejos amigos acuden a apoyar al Dr. Carter cuando abre unas instalaciones médicas para las personas humildes; Sam ercibe un regalo especial de cumpleaños.
- The High Holiday
Morris recibe un paquete que no deseaba de su padre; Sam está ansiosa por retirar a Alex (Dominic Janes) del ventilador; una mujer en medio de un embarazo de alto riesgo podría ser deportada.
- Let It Snow
Neela debe testificar en la corte después de que un paciente al que atendió muere; Alex y Sarah tienen un accidente automovilístico; Morris y Banfield sufren por una nevada durante una conferencia en la sala de emergencias.
- Heal Thyself
Dra. Banfield intenta salvar a una niña de 3 años que casi se ahoga en un lago; Gates intenta ayudar a un héroe de guerra sin hogar; Dra. Banfield recuerda una experiencia en el County cuando el Dr. Greene (Anthony Edwards) atendió a su hijo.
- Oh, Brother
Dr. Banfield se molesta cuando Morris apoya a Chaz y le enseña arriesgados procedimientos médicos; Neela está molesta cuando el Dr. Banfield minimiza su autoridad con un interno.
- John Carter, M.D.
Lewis rechaza el trabajo como residente en jefe para el siguiente año; Weaver se convierte en médico de guardia; Hathaway renuncia a su trabajo y amenaza con dejar a Shep si no va a terapia.
Imágenes de episodios memorables; entrevistas con miembros del elenco del pasado y del presente.
- I Feel Good
Varios médicos y enfermeras de la Sala de Emergencias ayudan en un campamento para niños que han sido operados del corazón; una mujer regresa por el niño que abandonó en el hospital.
- Shifting Equilibrium
Neela y el Dr. Dubenko discuten sobre el tratamiento de unos casos quirúrgicos; Brenner tiene una epifanía sobre su pasado.
- Old Times
Neela y Sam se sorprenden cuando regresan al aeropuerto con un trasplante de órganos y descubren que el avión los ha dejado; Dr. Carter (Noah Wyle) recibe una visita sorpresa de un viejo amigo (Eriq La Salle) mientras espera su trasplante de riñón.
- What We Do
El equipo del hospital es entrevistado para un documental sobre medicina de emergencia; la novia de Morris es llevada al hospital herida de bala; Sam intenta arreglar la relación con su madre (Amy Madigan).
La Dra. Banfield y su esposo contemplan el adoptar; el Dr. Carter trata de regresar a trabajar en el County pero tiene dificultades con los nuevos procedimientos y tecnología; la madre de Sam entra a la sala de urgencias.
- The Beginning of the End
Banfield está determinada a tener un bebé; Neela le da buenas noticias a una niña sobre la cirugía de su madre; el Dr. Carter visita sorpresivamente la sala de urgencias.
- The Family Man
Una madre seriamente lesionada por un accidente de auto en la ambulancia; una compañía de seguros frustra a Morris; Neela le dice a Brenner sobre su oferta en Carolina del Norte.
- A Long, Strange Trip
Morris y Gates atienden a un anciano que fue asaltado en la calle; Sam recibe una visita sorpresiva de su hermana; el Dr. Morgenstern visita el County General cuando descubre que un antiguo mentor está enfermo.
- Love Is a Battlefield
Morris intenta ayudar a una niña que fue atropellada mientras montaba en bicicleta; Gates no puede desligar sus sentimientos hacia Sam; Neela se pone nerviosa cuando el Dr. Brenner regresa de Australia.
- Dream Runner
Neela tiene un sueño recurrente; Gates intenta salvar a un paciente que saltó de una ventana mientras dormía; Neela se sorprende de ver al Dr. Corday.
- Separation Anxiety
Gates se molesta con Sam; Neela atiende a una niña con anemia de células falciformes; la doctora Banfield y su esposo toman una decisión sobre el futuro de su familia.
- Age of Innocence
Gates se obsesiona por encontrar al héroe de guerra mendigo; el internista de Neela involucra a todo el departamento de cirugía en una demanda; Brenner pierde el control con un paciente y hay un roce físico.
Morris sorprende a Neela con un invitado que no era esperado; Gates y un joven tranquilo quedan atrapados en el hueco de una escalera.
- Parental Guidance
Banfield es sorprendida cuando un hombre intenta robarle su cartera; Dr. Dubenko regresa al equipo de cirugía; un miembro de la familia es sospechoso de herir a una joven gimnasta; Sarah se perfora la lengua.
- The Book of Abby
Neela descubre buenas noticias de Abby y se molesta; la nueva jefa, Catherine Banfield, y Abby no están de acuerdo en el tratamiento de una víctima baleada; Abby defiende a Sam cuando va ante el consejo disciplinario de enfermeras.
- Another Thursday at County
La llegada del Dr. Banfield y su actitud causan que el personal de ER esté a la defensiva; Gates y los nuevos internistas arriesgan sus vidas salvando a un terrorista.
- Life After Death
Abby despierta luego de la explosión de una ambulancia y se apresura a checar a Pratt; Sam y Gates llegan a la escena; Morris y Neela luchan por curar las heridas de Pratt.
- The Chicago Way
Gates se preocupa porque su relación con Sam no sea tan seria como lo pensó; un paciente (Steve Buscemi) borracho y misterioso amenaza la seguridad de todos en el hospital; Kovac se sorprende cuando Moretti (Stanley Tucci) lo visita.
- Tandem Repeats
El psicólogo del hospital trabaja con Morris después de su encuentro con unos ladrones de joyas; Neela se siente frustrada cuando Sheryl (Aida Turturro) necesita una cuarta cirugía por su infección; Abby tiene que decidir ante una oferta de trabajo.
- Under Pressure
Pratt decide luchar por su relación con Bettina, a pesar de su desgano; Neela atiende a una joven pareja pero pronto descubre que son criminales; Abby teme que su relación con Kovac termine.
- Truth Will Out
La actitud de un paciente (estrella invitada Hal Holbrook) que sufre de cáncer terminal afecta una gran decisión que debe tomar el Dr. Kovac.
- ... As the Day She Was Born
Neela toma una rápida decisión acerca de un paciente con la aorta dañada; el abuelo de Sarah se colapsa y es llevado al hospital; Gates le manda flores a Sam haciéndole saber que sus intenciones son serias.
- Owner of a Broken Heart
Dr. Brenner rechaza enseñar a los internos; Gates amenaza a un joven paciente con problemas cardíacos; Abby piensa decirle la verdad a Kovac acerca de la aventura que tuvo en Croacia; Sam descubre que Gates y Julia terminaron.
Pratt siente temor cuando Bettina (Gina Ravera) se toma muy en serio su relación; Neela se une a un equipo de hockey; el médico de una prisión visita el hospital.
- Believe the Unseen
Abby sale de rehabilitación y regresa al hospital; Harold recupera la confianza después de una gran noche con la prima de Neela; llegan varias víctimas de un incendio.
- Status Quo
Sam descubre que tiene mucho en común con un paciente; una mujer (Gloria Reuben) lleva a su hijo al hospital cuando cae en su clase de gimnasia; los directivos del hospital no toman en serio a Pratt.
- Skye's the Limit
Abby no está agusto cuando el hermano de Luka los visita desde Croacia; Gates siente la presión de la paternidad cuando Sarah decide hacer una reunión; la elección de un director temporal de la Sala de Emergencias molesta a Pratt.
- Coming Home
Gates y Julia experimentan su nuevo romance, pero una llamada telefónica los interrumpe; los otros médicos notan que algo está mal con Abby; Harold salva el día en una situación crítica; Kovac regresa un día antes.
Apagones en Chicago; Morris compra un carro eficiente con la energía; Abby y Pratt no coinciden en diagnóstico de bebé; Abby siente tentaciones mientras Kovac está en Croacia.
- The Test
Morris y Pratt acuden a sus consejos médicos cuando Morretti llama a un nuevo médico (Kari Matchett) para que ayude con la carga de trabajo; Sam y Abby atienden a un paciente hambriento que llega al hospital con síntomas evasivos.
- Under the Influence
Morretti (Stanley Tucci) decide que Gates está listo para regresar al hospital; Neela debe enseñar a un joven internista (Steven Christopher Parker) genio; Morris tiene problemas para resistirse a las mujeres mientras no está Hope.
Una ex-paciente decide dar tratamientos de belleza gratis en la Sala de Emergencias; Joe visita el hospital tras caerse en el gimnasio; Gates hace realidad el sueño de un niño enfermo terminal.
- Officer Down
Un luchador adolescente llega al hospital con mucho vómito y Pratt descubre que la causa del problema es muy seria; Gates intenta ayudar a un niño con una enfermedad mortal; dos policías voluntarios llegan con heridas de bala.
- In a Different Light
El Dr. Morretti continúa con las nuevas medidas que provocan su desprecio; un maestro y un estudiante llegan a la Sala de Emergencias luego de un accidente; Abby atiende a un paciente con dolor estomacal; Neela quiere salir del hospital.
- The War Comes Home
Abby, Pratt y Morris se enfrentan a los nuevos procedimientos del Dr. Morretti; Gates intenta frenéticamente saber qué le pasó a Neela; Gates descubre que un paciente fue responsable de la explosión durante la manifestación.
- A House Divided
Kovac se pone celoso cuando Abby le presta mucha atención a un paciente; Meg (Paula Malcomson) comete un error cuando Gates se sale del departamento; las autoridades quieren arrestar a Pratt tras la muerte de uno de sus pacientes.
- Breach of Trust
Pratt y Hope se preguntan si son responsables de la muerte de un paciente después de haber prescrito la medicina equivocada; Meg llega al hospital y confronta a Gates y Neela por su relación.
- City of Mercy
Gates traiciona la confianza de un chico desamparado que busca ayuda para un amigo; Curtis Ames (Forest Whitaker) obtiene una orden de restricción en contra de Kovac; Neela tiene la oportunidad de ser parte de un milagro especial de Navidad.
- Tell Me No Secrets ...
El Dr. Pratt tiene problemas para aceptar la orientación sexual de su hermano; Kovac observa a Curtis Ames (Forest Whitaker) afuera de su departamento pero no se lo dice a Abby.
- Scoop and Run
Abby responde a un accidente de autobús; Neela acepta una invitación de Gates; Pratt platica con la Dra. Weaver acerca de su hermano.
- Reason to Believe
Abby y Kovac discuten acerca de un diagnóstico cuando una mujer llega al hospital con señales de maltrato.
Abby y Kovac contratan a un niñera para que cuide a su hijo; Morris y Sam amenazan a un paciente beligerante que al parecer tiene gripe, pero rechaza ser atendido y descubren que su estado es más complicado.
- Heart of the Matter
El Dr. Kovac teme lo peor al esperar la decisión del jurado entre él y Curtis Ames (Forest Whitaker); Ray se pone celoso al ver coquetear a Neela y Gates.
- Ames vs. Kovac
Abby se prepara para regresar a trabajar; Kovac se prepara para la corte e intenta recordar el tratamiento para su paciente cardíaco Curtis Ames (Forest Whitaker).
- Somebody to Love
Pratt asume que en su nuevo rol como asistente debe tratar con los estudiantes de medicina; el paciente de Gates es un anciano con un problema cardiaco, y su compañero (John Mahoney) lucha con la familia del hombre para mantenerlo con vida.
- The Honeymoon Is Over
El nuevo jefe se prepara para hacer cambios en la Sala de Emergencias; Kovac pospone su luna de miel para viajar a Croacia y estar con su padre enfermo; Sarah teme ser despedida.
- Sea Change
Kovac y Abby se aclimatan a sus nuevos roles como marido y esposa; Hope y Morris disfrutan de la suite nupcial; Pratt espera ganarse a una nueva mujer; un nuevo médico (Stanley Tucci) en la Sala de Emergencias significa negocio.
- I Don't
Al llegar a la cena del departamento, el equipo descubre que una boda sorpresa está a punto de realizarse; Ray no puede ver a Neela y Gates juntos.
Gates está atrapado en una situación muy complicada; Abby y Kovac piensan pedir ayuda mientras combinan el trabajo con el nuevo bebé; Neela está molesta cuando el Dr. Crenshaw (J.P. Manoux) le asigna labores menores en vez de procedimientos quirúrgic
- Graduation Day
La madre sobreprotectora de Abby llega al hospital para consolarla y al Dr. Kovac cuando la vida de su hijo está en peligro; Sam teme ser arrestada; Tony Gates toma una decisión arriesgada con un joven con sobredosis; Neela se emborracha.
Mientras la sala de emergencias se recupera del tiroteo, Steve, Mary y Rafe viajan a Canadá con Sam y Alex; Weaver descubre a Abby en una condición pobre.
- Lights Out
Kovac siente la presión de una sala de emergencias muy llena; Sam hace amistad con una fotógrafa (Annabella Sciorra) enferma terminal; la tensión aumenta entre Gates y su padre (Stacy Keach).
- Family Business
Kovac y Gates deben enfrentar al padre (Robert Prosky) asustado de un joven con un problema cardiaco; un hombre (Ken Davitian) arriesga su propia vida para ser un buen samaritano; Pratt intenta hacer las paces con su hermano.
- Photographs and Memories
Una fotógrafa (Annabella Sciorra) llega a la sala de emergencias con un enfermo terminal; una nueva interna de cirugía, que aparenta ser la nueva favorita del Dr. Dubenko, molesta a Neela.
- Dying Is Easy
Abby y Sam atienden a un desagradable comediante (Freddy Rodríguez) que tiene síntomas misteriosos; Pratt enfrenta problemas cuando lo cuestionan sobre la muerte de un paciente; Neela realiza cirugía de donación de riñón.
- Murmurs of the Heart
Gates y Neela intentan revivir a Meg después de hallarla inconsciente en su carro; Sam cree saber quién prendió fuego a su casa; Ames (Forest Whitaker) se desespera en busca de una revancha.
- From Here to Paternity
Los miembros de una familia sufren de congelamiento luego de estar atrapados en la nieve; Neela siente celos cuando el Dr. Dubenko lleva a una nueva interna a cirugía; Gates se enfrenta a la reaparición de su padre (Stacy Keach).
- Crisis of Conscience
Gates y Kovac se enfrentan a un dilema moral cuando una mujer llega enferma del hígado; Manish decide donar un riñón para un desconocido; Ray intenta descubrir la verdad sobre la caída de una porrista.
- Refusal of Care
Una mujer que está en huelga de hambre rechaza ser atendida hasta que le aseguren que la oficina de inmigración atenderá su caso de deportación; Abby sospecha que una paciente anciana está siendo maltratada pero ella no lo puede probar.
- The Show Must Go On
Víctimas de un desastre inundan la sala de emergencias, que no tiene mucho personal por una fiesta del Dr. Carter; Dr. Pratt se prepara para enfrentarse a su padre, Charlie (Danny Glover).
- Carter Est Amoureux
Pratt se molesta con Neela por practicar un complicado procedimiento en un niño; Carter se reúne con Kem (Thandie Newton) cuando él viaja a París cuando descubre que su madre está hospitalizada.
- You Are Here
Morris, el nuevo jefe de residentes, se enfrenta a Pratt cuando atienden a las víctimas del incendio de un edificio de apartamentos; Lewis muestra su frustración con Carter, Weaver intenta calmarla y empeora las cosas.
- Ruby Redux
Un paciente (Red Buttons) de 85 años acusa al Dr. Carter de matar a su esposa 10 años antes; Dr. Pratt ayuda a víctima de violencia doméstica y tiene una cita con la trabajadora social asignada al caso.
Pratt descubre una cuchillada sospechosa en el pecho de un niño; Kovac atiende a un hombre que recibió un disparo al enfrentar a su jefe con una pistola; Jake intenta convencer a Abby que su situación como estudiante no debe impedir su relación.
- The Providers
Carter atiende a un paciente que recibió un trasplante de riñón que reacciona ante una nueva droga, y cuando le pide a Neela publicar los efectos en Internet, la compañía farmacéutica reacciona.
- Only Connect
Dos adolescentes llegan a la sala de emergencias con heridas de bala, uno de ellos muere, Neela falla al informar al pariente equivocado, provocando la histeria de la mujer.
- Back in the World
Neela descubre que Gallant llega a la sala de emergencias con una víctima iraquí quemada; Pratt atiende a un niño que accidentalmente se dispara con una pistola que obtuvo de una fuente inusual.
- Here and There
Cuando los hospitales en Irak no están bien equipados para atender a una niña herida por una bomba lapa, llevarla a Estados Unidos resulta muy complicado, por lo que Gallant llama para pedir un favor.
- Alone in a Crowd
A soccer mom (Cynthia Nixon) is rushed to the ER after suffering a stroke.
- Just As I Am
La doctora Weaver conoce a su madre (Frances Fisher) biológica, pero su relación amistosa termina cuando le revela que es homosexual; el doctor Carter provoca conmoción cuando enfrenta a una pareja que intenta conseguir unos analgésicos.
Miembros de una pandilla secuestran a Abby con la esperanza de que ella pueda salvar a la víctima de un tiroteo; Ray empieza a atender a una paciente, pero ella solicita a un nuevo doctor y lo ofende.
- 'Twas the Night
Abby atiende a un paciente con diálisis que tiene una condición crítica pero no puede conseguir a su médico ya que no quiere ser molestado durante las festividades.
- A Shot in the Dark
El hijo de 15 años de edad de un oficial herido debe tomar una decisión de vida o muerte; Abby trata de convencer a una chica con apendicitis que se someta a una cirugía en el County General.
- White Guy, Dark Hair
La paciente de Sam y Kovac, que fue brutalmente golpeada y violada hace todo lo posible para ayudar a la policía a pesar de que ella casi no puede hablar.
- Time of Death
Kovac, Abby y Sam tienen dificultades para salvar la vida de Charlie Metcalf, quien inicialmente se quejaba de dolor de estómago y terminó siendo algo más serio de lo que todos se imaginaban.
- An Intern's Guide to the Galaxy
En el primer día de regreso de Neela, un error serio es cometido cuando la carga del procesamiento de muchos pacientes genera una competencia entre los internos.
El equipo atiende a dos niños que cayeron desde la ventana de un edificio; Pratt atiende a un paciente con un salpullido desagradable que resulta ser cáncer pulmonar; Corday es sancionada por trasplantar el órgano de un seropositivo.
- Try Carter
La novia de un motociclista con muerte cerebral y VIH, desea donar sus órganos a un amigo, que también está infectado; Ray se molesta con Abby por ordenar un examen de drogas a su paciente; Corday se enfrenta a Weaver por una decisión.
El doctor Carter se enfrenta a muchas desilusiones, a la perdida de su novia y cae en un peligroso estado depresivo.
- One for the Road
El doctor Pratt y sus pasajeros están atrapados bajo el agua, luego de perder el control de su carro por un tiroteo; la doctora Weaver evita que un policía revise a una joven; el doctor Carter, Kem y los restos de su hijo.
- Love's Labor Lost
Complicaciones amenazan las vidas de una mujer y de su hijo nonato; Ross tiene una cita; un adolescente es envenenado con insecticidas.
- Sleepless in Chicago
Tras 48 horas de servicio, Benton no va a casa; los planes de Hathaway para adoptar a una niña rusa se ven amenazados al ser investigado su pasado.
- The Birthday Party
Carter lanza erróneamente un pastel de cumpleaños a Benton; Ross pierde la calma con un padre abusivo.
- Make of Two Hearts
Niña adoptada padece SIDA y su madre (Meg Foster) la abandona en la sala de emergencias; policía golpea a perro con su automóvil y lo lleva al hospital.
- February Fifth, 1995
Morgenstern (William H. Macy) ofrece a Greene un excelente puesto en el hospital; una paciente (Linda Kelsey) terminal pide a Greene terminar con su dolor.
Un accidente automovilístico múltiple inunda la sala de emergencias; una paciente (Malgoscha Gebel), supuestamente retardada mental, sorprende a los médicos.
- Long Day's Journey
Lewis se adelanta a la revisión médica cuando un colega hostil la responsabiliza de la muerte de un paciente.
- Luck of the Draw
Las críticas de Greene conmocionan la confianza de Lewis; un hombre considera retirar el apoyo artificial para su hijo quien sufre de daño cerebral.
- Happy New Year
Carter tiene permiso de observar una cirugía; Lewis descubre que Chloe se va; Ross enseña a una madre adolescente cómo cuidar a un bebé.
- The Gift
Un niño a punto de ahogarse perjudica las compras navideñas de Greene; Madame X (Rosemary Clooney) intercambia su período vacacional.
- ER Confidential
Un adolescente herido confiesa a Hathaway que es responsable de dos muertes en un accidente automovilístico, pero lo niega todo a la policía.
- 9 1/2 Hours
Ross intenta mantener el orden en la sala de emergencias durante el día libre de Greene; víctima de violación tiene miedo de cooperar con la policía.