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Medical Dramas

Who Died In The 'Grey's Anatomy' Plane Crash?

Posted 07.19.2012 | TV

Fans of "Grey's Anatomy" (Thu., 9 p.m. ET on ABC) have become used to the regular season-ending cliffhangers, and Thursday night's Season 8 penultimat...

'House' And Wilson Bond Over Chemo

Posted 05.01.2012 | TV

As "House" (Mon., 9 p.m. ET on Fox) moves ever closer to its climactic series finale, there continue to be plenty of wrenching, emotional moments. ...

Maggie Furlong

'Grey's' And 'Private' Crossover: Is There A Hint Of 'Doogie'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 02.15.2012 | TV

There's been so much insanity on "Private Practice" this season -- not the least of which revolved around Cooper (Paul Adelstein) finding out that he ...

The Facts and Fiction of On-Screen Medicine

Priya Malhotra | Posted 11.21.2011 | Chicago
Priya Malhotra

Although Contagion generated feelings of hypochondria, I found the movie's medical validity very satisfying. And when I say "satisfying," I mean I squealed with delight every time I heard a Microbiology 1650 buzzword.

First Look at ABC's Off the Map

Hulu.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Hulu.com

Take a new crop of fresh-faced doctors, stick them in the jungle, and what do you get? If you're watching ABC, you get the new medical drama Off the M...

Do You Know the Signs of a Real Life Heart Attack, Not the Hollywood Version?

Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

When thinking about someone having a heart attack, it's easy to think about the classic Hollywood example: the person clutching their chest, gasping for a breath. But this version can be misleading.