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Chicago Hope

The Ethics of Hope (Season 2, Episode 10)
TV Episode | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Dr. Austin is to blame when she inadvertently leaves a clamp inside a patient that later dies. Kate struggles over the dilemma of whether to stay silent and protect both herself and the hospital, or tell the patient's parents. Billy and ...See moreDr. Austin is to blame when she inadvertently leaves a clamp inside a patient that later dies. Kate struggles over the dilemma of whether to stay silent and protect both herself and the hospital, or tell the patient's parents. Billy and Danny search for a street 'doctor', after one of his patients is brought in with severe internal damage. Dr. Grad successfully inoculates an ape with the AIDS virus using a vaccine she created. Harold Aldrich is temporarily hired as Birch's replacement. Camille asks Nyland to write her a prescription for sleeping pills. Written by Jwelch5742 See less
Read more: Plot summary
Director
Michael W. Watkins (as Michael Watkins)
Writer
David E. Kelley (created by)
Composer
Cinematographer
Kenneth Zunder (as Kenneth D. Zunder)
Casting Director
Production Designer
Status
Edit Released
Updated Nov 27, 1995

Release date
Nov 27, 1995 (United States)

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24 cast members
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Christine Lahti
Dr. Kathryn Austin Dr. Kathryn Austin   See fewer
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Adam Arkin
Dr. Aaron Shutt Dr. Aaron Shutt   See fewer
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Jamey Sheridan
Dr. John Sutton Dr. John Sutton   See fewer
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Roxanne Hart
Nurse Camille Shutt Nurse Camille Shutt   See fewer
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Peter Berg
Dr. Billy Kronk Dr. Billy Kronk   See fewer
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Thomas Gibson
Dr. Daniel Nyland Dr. Daniel Nyland   See fewer
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Vondie Curtis-Hall
Dr. Dennis Hancock Dr. Dennis Hancock   See fewer
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Jayne Brook
Dr. Diane Grad Dr. Diane Grad   See fewer
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Hector Elizondo
Dr. Phillip Watters Dr. Phillip Watters   See fewer
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Tyrin Turner
Ricky Jackson Ricky Jackson   See fewer
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Micole Mercurio
Peggy Harrod Peggy Harrod   See fewer
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Jordan Charney
Mr. Harrod Mr. Harrod   See fewer
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John Finn
Dr. Trevor Filburn Dr. Trevor Filburn   See fewer
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Stephen Elliott
Judge Harold Aldrich Judge Harold Aldrich   See fewer
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James Hong
Dr. Tsu Dr. Tsu   See fewer
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Joey Dedio
Roberto Rodriguez Roberto Rodriguez   See fewer
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Tangie Ambrose
Young Mother Young Mother   See fewer
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Terence Mathews
Paramedic Johnson Paramedic Johnson   See fewer
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John Davis Chandler
Mr. Ray (as John Chandler) Mr. Ray (as John Chandler)   See fewer
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Gary Carlos Cervantes
Nurse (as Carlos Cervantes) Nurse (as Carlos Cervantes)   See fewer
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Adrian Ricard
Old Woman Old Woman   See fewer
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Garth McLean
Technician Technician   See fewer
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Lloyd Watts
Patient Patient   See fewer
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Gary Rodriguez
Orderly (as Gary A. Rodriguez) Orderly (as Gary A. Rodriguez)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.8 / 10 | 13 votes