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The plane-crash survivors face a difficult choice, which will have far-reaching effects. Elsewhere, Jackson and April are put in a stressful situation when they're obligated to work together; and Alex must exercise some self-restraint with an intern.
Meredith stops discussing her surgeries with Derek in an effort to be sensitive to his situation; Richard seeks Catherine's assistance with a difficult operation; and Arizona wrestles with her new reality, making Callie and Alex confront their guilt.
Bailey and Ben disagree over wedding plans. Meanwhile, Cristina and Owen take stock of their relationship; and Callie wants Jackson to help her with Derek's dilemma, but Jackson gets distracted by a surprise involving April.
Meredith wants Heather to help repair Derek's hand, even if it requires pushing the limits. Meanwhile, Cristina encourages her interns to get competitive with each other; Alex sees a different side of Jo; and Shane learns an important lesson from April.
Bailey's wedding is in limbo while she focuses on saving Adele. Elsewhere, Cristina and Owen are indecisive about following through with their divorce; Arizona and Callie try to spice things up; and a group of injured bikers are brought to the hospital.
The plaintiffs in the plane-crash lawsuit receive an update on their case. Meanwhile, Catherine pursues Richard, but he tries to dodge her; Jackson treats a former patient of Mark's; and Derek starts the recovery process for his hand.
Derek and April burn the midnight oil trying to come up with a solution to the hospital's problems, while Cristina has a tough time acceding to the wishes of a family whose son is dying. Meanwhile, Arizona deals with a teen who's facing the same physical p (more…)
Several doctors vie to be the hospital's new ambassador. Meanwhile, April works on an emergency case; a transgender teenage couple arrive at the hospital; and the staff find it difficult to adhere to some exasperating new policies.
Jackson's mom tries to persuade him to relocate to Boston. Meanwhile, the doctors talk to a potential investor about saving the hospital; the interns think their jobs are in jeopardy; and Alex's attentiveness to a patient wins him points with Jo.
A gas-tanker explosion results in many injuries, and a paramedic is among the wounded. Meanwhile, a distraught mother wants to uncover the cause of her son's mysterious illness; and Owen gets close to a young boy whose parents may die.
Meredith asks Cristina for a favor concerning her kids. Meanwhile, several pre-op patients get an infection, which may be traced back to one doctor; a group of Syrian doctors learn some basic surgical skills; and April makes a confession to Matthew.
A CDC investigation targets Bailey, and board members debate how to address the crisis. Meanwhile, Cristina taunts Alex about his feelings for Jo; and Owen continues to look after Ethan as the boy waits for his parents' conditions to improve.
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- Premiered: March 27, 2005
- Rating: TV-14
- Premise: Doctors at a Seattle teaching hospital hone their bedside manners on and off the job in this medical drama. (more)