While making plans to attend a medical conference on the Romulan home world, Dr. Bashir is contacted by Sloane of Section 31 and recruited to determine the health of a high-ranking Romulan official. Things turn more desperate, though, when the ranking Starfleet admiral traveling with him, who knows about Section 31's interest in the conference mysteriously suffers a brain aneurysm after Dr. Bashir finds out that Sloane is traveling with the group, as well. Written by
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The role of Senator Cretak was originally played by Megan Cole in "Image in the Sand" and "Shadows and Symbols". She was unavailable to reprise the role for this episode so the producers chose Adrienne Barbeau instead. See more
When Admiral Ross and Doctor Bashir are having their off record conversation at the end Ross incorrectly states Sloan was to be beamed away one second before the phaser beam hits him. This is incorrect as Romulans use disruptors. See more
Our soldiers are professionals. They're here to fight, not to get drunk in Quark's.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Main Title
Written by Dennis McCarthy
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