Andy treats Victor, a car crash patient who's dying from ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) who wants to die from his injuries so his organs can be used to save others at Three Rivers. Meanwhile, David deals with the parent of three young foster children, suffering from pulmonary hypertension, who refuses to be admitted into the hospital. Miranda deals with a former heart recipient, named Barbara, who's new heart begins to cause complications, while Ryan is stuck with planning a donors-recipients reception at the hospital.
Did You Know?
Ryan refers to "The Krebs Citric Acid Cycle", this is referencing a cycle that plays an important part in the cell metabolism. However, it is never called "The Krebs Citric Acid Cycle". It is commonly called the Krebs Cycle, the Citric Acid Cycle, the TCA (Tricarboxylic Acid) Cycle, or very rarely the Szent-Györgyi-Krebs Cycle. See more