When the team takes on the case of Emily, a six-year-old girl who has numerous preexisting health problems, they must work with her mother Elizabeth, who happens to be doctor herself, specializing in her daughter's condition. The team must also deal with the battles raging between Emily's mother and father who have conflicting views on how to handle her health issues. When searching the family's home for clues to Emily's illness, the team realizes that Elizabeth's determination to cure her daughter could be the very thing that is killing her.
Did You Know?
This is the second and last episode that Hugh Laurie (Dr. House) directed on the show. The first one was episode 6x16: "Lockdown". See more
While House and Wilson were playing Battleship, House has shot b9 but they were only playing on a 7x7 grid. See more
Dr. James Wilson
I seem to recall, I said some things to you...
Dr. Gregory House
You talked a lot. I stopped listening after you confessed your fear of dolphins. Can we just tone down the bromance a few notches? My leg is killing me.
References Ordinary People
Any Way You Want It
Written by Steve Perry
(as Stephen Ray Perry) and Neal Schon
(as Neal George Joseph Schon)
Performed by Journey See more