While a little girl's life and limbs are in jeopardy, Tritter becomes more manipulative and House suffers withdrawal.
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David Morse was nominated for the Emmy of Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his performance as Michael Tritter in this episode. See more
[Around 00:09:20 and 00:16:25] Dr House convenes a court hearing to get a ruling in his favour for starting the treatment on the girl, Alice, when one of the parents favours the starting of the treatment, while the other opposes it, on both the occasions. However, in actual medical practice, the treatment of a minor patient always goes ahead even when only one of the parent consents to the treatment. Both the parents' consent is not mandatory. See more
Dr. Gregory House
[yelling at his staff
She's six! She's cute, she can't have flesh-eating bacteria! It's just wrong! Let's cure her with sunshine and puppies! Cute kids die of terrible illnesses! Innocent doctors go to jail, and it's because cowards like you won't stand up and do what's required! You can sit around and moan about who's the bigger weakling. I'm gonna go do my job.
References The English Patient
House - Main Title
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