Can doctors save a man with a tumor twice the size of his head? The world's tallest teenage girl hopes a new scientific breakthrough could help her condition. A man with a leg that weighs more than 200 pounds seeks a diagnosis.
A boy with an extra arm growing out of his back considers surgery, a woman whose knees bend backwards faces a series of complex operations and a tumor in a woman’s eye could soon threaten her life.
When a man is burned in a high-voltage explosion, the team races to treat his injuries. Every second counts as a 12-year-old boy is treated after being struck by a van. Following a high-impact collision, doctors aid a badly injured motorcyclist.
A gunman opens fire outside a strip club; a street performer’s magic trick goes horribly wrong and BMX superstar T.J. Lavin’s routine jump has a shocking outcome.
The team rushes a stab victim with serious stomach injuries to the OR; a car accident occurs while treating a diabetic patient in the ambulance.
Ride along with the proud men and women of the Boston Emergency services, one of America’s most seasoned team of first responders: the first step in the chain of trauma care.
Doctors recount the most memorable cases they’ve ever encountered. Unusual, touching, humorous or life-changing – no story is too big or too small when it comes to the ER. The patients’ lives are hanging in the balance and it’s up to the doctors to save them.
Shock Trauma: Edge of Life is an unscripted series that follows stories of the doctors, nurses, and patients at the world-renowned Shock Trauma Center on the campus of the University of Maryland in Baltimore.
Accidents occur without warning, but what if it was your own doing that put yourself into a deadly situation? This series combines first-person accounts with dramatic recreations and real life footage to show that anyone can fall victim to a fatal self-inflicted injury.
Embark on a voyage of discovery unlike any other and uncover the real stories of individuals living with the most mysterious and incredible medical anomalies, and celebrate the remarkable spirit of the individuals who have persevered.
An elite team of doctors from a top trauma center in the UK takes their skills out of the ER & onto the streets, in a race against time to save lives. Every case is a new mystery & gives viewers a rare inside perspective as the doctors treat patients on the spot.
This special joins ordinary couple Karl and Vikki Smith on their extraordinary quest to save the life of their 3-year-old son Aidan and solve the baffling mystery of his rare illness.
Meet four individuals battling extreme cases of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. For these individuals, the most basic tasks such as doing laundry, shutting a door or sitting on a chair, can be terrifying.
All the baby books and Lamaze classes can’t prepare a pregnant woman for when labor doesn’t go quite as planned. These first-person accounts by real mothers and fathers explore their unbelievable, unexpected birth stories.
Love makes the world go round, for sure. But in some instances, love and sex can lead people 'round to the swinging doors of the emergency room, with medical mishaps that are bizarre, potentially risky and very, very funny.
In this compelling dramatic series, Sin City ER reveals the gritty real-life medical dramas that unfold behind Las Vegas’ glitzy façade at one of the most unique ERs in America: University Medical Center in Las Vegas.
This hour-long documentary explores some of the biggest issues facing America – aging, war, poverty, prisons – through the work and lives of five nurses.
Trauma Doctors takes you inside the world of London's Air Ambulance. See how this amazing team performs life-saving procedures to relieve pain, straighten broken limbs, and even do open chest surgery. At the roadside. Within minutes of injury.