After a young girl is brought into the ER with a potentially serious and highly communicable disease, the Centre for Disease Control orders the entire hospital to be evacuated. Everyone that is except the staff who came into contact with her including John Carter, Abby Lockhart, Pratt and Jing-Mei Chen who will have to spend two weeks quarantined in the ER. Abby and Carter start a relationship. While evacuating patients by helicopter, Dr. Romano has a serious accident. Elizabeth Corday has returned to London to work in her father's hospital but is finding it difficult to adjust to her new environment.
Did You Know?
This episode won an Emmy for Outstanding Single Camera Sound Mixing and was nominated for Outstanding Sound Editing. See more
When we first see Romano fall to the ground after his arm is chopped off, Goran Visnjic is already looking up at him in the background. But when we see Goran in close up, he is only just looking up from his patient. See more
Do you think it's possible to die from boredom?
Dr. Deb Chen
I don't think so.
What if your mind wandered off in a daydream and you forgot to eat or drink for days?
Dr. Deb Chen
Then you'd die of starvation and dehydration.
Caused by boredom.