Real Surgeon Points Out 49 Medical Mistakes From Movies and TV

Medical Mistakes

Annie Onishi, who is a general surgery resident at Columbia University, probes into the emergency room and operating room scenes from a mixture of movies and television shows and breaks down how close to reality they really are.

I always wondered about the scenes and the medical jargon they are giving out on TV shows and on movies if they are real names of diseases or just made up names and their cures, especially when I watched the medical show House. Really removing a bullet is a cure-all for a gunshot wound? and if really terminal patients get well so quickly?

Get your answers in the video below.