S2 | E8 | Airdate: 08/28/2014
Top lung surgeon Dr. Nasser Altorki struggles to preserve the life of Robert Campagna, an architect and family man, in the face of a brutal diagnosis--mesothelioma. ER nurse Katie Duke and resident Dr. Amy Caggiula return, treating patients who land in the ER under very unusual circumstances. As head of Newark's University Hospital trauma unit, Dr. David Livingston is a commanding presence who often mixes encouragement with sarcasm while educating his staffers. New York Presbyterian's surgery intern Dr. Raisa Durrani is training to become a doctor but knows as a first year, she is at the "bottom of the ladder."