One hundredth episode. As a tribute to "The Wizard of Oz", the four companions go on a similar journey. Turk needs a heart from a patient in order to be the first resident to assist performing an in-house heart transplant. Carla needs courage to have a child with Turk even though she can't stand babies. Elliot needs the brains to handle speaking in a medical seminar. And J.D, well, he just wants to get home... Written by
Did You Know?
This episode has many references to The Wizard of Oz. Zach Braff, who plays J.D., goes on to play a role as a monkey in a prequel to the movie called Oz: the Great and Powerful. See more
Part of the plot surrounds a family agonizing over a decision to "pull the plug" on their brain-dead son. If a patient is brain-dead, there is never a question as to whether to withdraw life support. A brain-dead patient is medically and legally dead. See more
Dr. Cox, why aren't you freaking out? Look at him, your kid's all green and slimy!
I suppose it's because, when Jordan was pregnant, I mentally prepared myself for her giving birth to something green and... slimy.
References The View
Written by David Paich
and Jeff Porcaro
Performed by Toto See more