The cases of an elite government medical investigation unit specializing in public health emergencies, such as serious disease outbreaks.

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 Natalie Durant 20 episodes, 2004-2005
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 Miles McCabe 20 episodes, 2004-2005
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 Frank Powell 20 episodes, 2004-2005
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With the subtleness of the invisible and the potential deadliness greater than a bomb, disease can the most dangerous threat of all. When such outbreaks occur, an elite team of medical investigators from the National Institutes of Health lead by Dr. Stephen Connor is on the case to get to the bottom of the danger anywhere in the country. However, the medical situation is only part of the problem as their public relations officer simultaneously attempts to control to prevent public panic and complicate things still more. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Dr. Stephen Connor: Commonality.
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Referenced in Third Watch: In the Family Way (2005) See more »

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Predictable format...
31 March 2005 | by See all my reviews

Whilst this series can be fast pace and interesting, the format for each episode is very predictable. It starts off with a larger than normal number of deaths from an unknown cause, then more deaths or instances. Then "commonalities" are tracked down and then the disease is treated. The lead character is always on the phone walking somewhere - whether it is on a beach when treating an outbreak on an island, or up and down hospital corridors. I think the concept is good for a one-off movie, but not a TV series. Then the concept of emergency and the lack of time is fairly loose as in a recent episode where there was no time to obtain a court order, but then they found time to get one, and also perform a DNA test.


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