Surgeon Breaks Down 22 Medical Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED
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Published on: Monday, December 9, 2019

Surgeon Breaks Down 22 Medical Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED

Annie Onishi, trauma surgery and critical care fellow, takes a look at more emergency room and operating room scenes from a variety of television shows and movies and breaks down how accurate they really are. Is a brain transplant like in 'Get Out' really possible? Can you perform surgery on yourself? Does your voice really get deeper from tranquilizers like Will Ferrell's in 'Old School'?

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Surgeon Breaks Down 22 Medical Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED


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  • Nicolas Cora

    Nicolas Cora

     7 hours ago

    Thank you Dr. Onishi

  • laulaf


     21 hours ago

    ahh yes, ascariasis and their sharp mouths that allows them to travel wherever throughout your body & through your membranes :) they are big too, kinda like earthworms' evil cousins

  • Nuper In Nocte

    Nuper In Nocte

     1 days ago

    I concur with what she said.

  • Leilane Passoni

    Leilane Passoni

     1 days ago

    It's not a speculum, its a Kerrison. Used in orthopaedic and neuro surgery

  • Pina Mawya

    Pina Mawya

     1 days ago

    Correction Daktari, Kenyan here. The worm is Ascaris lumbricoides not ascariasis (3:36)
    Ascariasis is an infection caused by Ascaris 😊😊😊

  • Aaron Nava

    Aaron Nava

     1 days ago

    She is so fine omg...

  • k12rmy


     1 days ago

    Lol she's soo clever..defo wifey material..

  • Chris Gorton

    Chris Gorton

     1 days ago

    Very handsome woman

  • Jose Carbajal

    Jose Carbajal

     1 days ago

    You're sick, woman. Go be a mechanic or something.

  • Cow Farts Bear

    Cow Farts Bear

     1 days ago

    Please do Human Centipede.

  • Groaznic


     1 days ago

    THE HOMIE DROP :)))))))))))))))))

  • vctr


     2 days ago

    There’s always time for lubricant, huh 😉

  • BillyDee Turner

    BillyDee Turner

     2 days ago

    The homie drop 🤔 wow ... SMH

  • Hailee Miller

    Hailee Miller

     2 days ago

    She clearly hasn’t watched parks and rec

  • Maraden Siregar

    Maraden Siregar

     2 days ago

    I knew they were fake doctors

  • Yuri Vladimirovich

    Yuri Vladimirovich

     2 days ago

    7:55 speaking about “own surgery”. Reality came out way cooler than the film. There was a russian doctor who performed his own surgery without any assistance.

  • Trina Stradley

    Trina Stradley

     2 days ago

    16:19 - 17:11

    The Dark Knight
    (for later use)

  • Ludrin Deviant

    Ludrin Deviant

     2 days ago

    So nobody is going to talk about the fact she has a tattoo that means "Ready for anything" at 6:06 ?
    That is awesome

  • kidmodo


     2 days ago

    who just watched dark knight clip and dipped out, squad up

  • Edgar Doce

    Edgar Doce

     2 days ago

    She's into kinky stuff, I'm sure