An 18-year-old boy fights for his life after being shot in the jaw. The patient's distraught mother is comforted by her son's surgeon, who herself is a mother of teenage sons. A straight shooting doctor shows some tough love with a stubborn patient.
A patient who enters the ER with minor complaints takes a shocking turn for the worse, and doctors rush to save her life. It's a day of triumphs and losses for a trauma surgeon who sees one patient walk away from his wounds, while another is not so lucky.