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Slip Sliding Away

Luther turns sleuth to find out who is responsible for the mercy-killings; Dr. Turner takes a chance doing experimental fetal heart surgery; Axelrod gets back at Novino and Griffin; Morrison buys a gun to protect his family; Yvonne Galecki Craig comes to claim her daughter, and Ehrlich and Papandrao have second thoughts about marriage when the new owners fire everyone in the hospital.

  • Originally Aired May 20, 1987
  • Runtime 45 minutes
  • Production Code 6321
  • Original Network NBC
Name Type
John Heath Director
Channing Gibson Writer
Eric Overmyer Writer
John Masius Writer
John Tinker Writer
Alfre Woodard Guest Star
Chris McCarty Guest Star
Gerald Hiken Guest Star
Irene Tedrow Guest Star
James DiStefano Guest Star
Melinda Culea Guest Star
Melody Ryane Guest Star
Michael C. Russo Guest Star
Mimi Cozzens Guest Star
Peter Brocco Guest Star
Ramon Bieri Guest Star
Rob Monroe Guest Star
Suzanne Lederer Guest Star

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