A patient suddenly starts seizing, and his doctors can’t treat him until they figure out the cause; an ER physician is at a restaurant when she is thrown into an emergency situation to save a child; a pregnant woman’s heart is racing.
Doctors use a robot to treat a seizing 7-year-old boy; a chef’s tongue is swelling and it’s only a matter of minutes before she won’t be able to breathe; a woman who crashed her car insists her injured dog be treated first.
Evan rolls his ATV on the ice, Robert suffers frostbite, and Joe, mangled by a snow blower, loses consciousness after a fall down the stairs. With possible multi-organ trauma, the Shock Trauma team must battle to save their lives.
Brendan and his mom both lose consciousness in a high impact multi-vehicle car crash. Travis flips over the handlebars of his bike hitting the back of his head and neck. Karl goes headfirst crashing into the windshield of a moving vehicle.
A woman gives birth prematurely during Hurricane Sandy; an Army soldier coaches his wife’s delivery from Afghanistan; a baby is delivered in a shopping mall parking lot.
Careers and relationships are imperiled as the patients’ worsening ailments wreak havoc on their lives. Follow the incredible true stories of people struggling with baffling and life-threatening illnesses – and the brilliant doctors who diagnose 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.