Island Son Season 1

Season 1

Island Son Season 1

First Air Date: September 19, 1989

First Aired on    :   1989
Episodes    :   18 episodes



Episodes

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1x18 Separations (March 29, 1990)


Nina hesitates when Daniel proposes, a man uses his illness to blackmail his daughter, and Caitlin murders a patient when she disagrees with his family's decision to fight his liver disease.


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1x17 Moving Targets (February 22, 1990)


A serial killer who targets prostitutes poses a threat to James's fiancé, a former call girl; Fushida's disapproval of Margaret's office romance hurts their working relationship.


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1x16 Viruses (February 15, 1990)


Daniel discovers that Tess's little friend is HIV-positive; Margaret tries to help an ailing former movie star.


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1x15 Janine Returns (February 08, 1990)


Daniel's former wife stirs up trouble when she arrives to celebrate their son's birthday. Parents of a dying infant worry that a doctor whose child has an identical health problem will receive preferential treatment in an organ donor program.


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1x14 Mary, Mary Quite Contrary (February 01, 1990)


A teenage volunteer attempts suicide after confiding a terrible secret to Sam. Increasingly unable to cope with terminal cases, Margaret betrays a patient when he returns to the hospital after a recurrence of his cancer.


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1x13 Icarus Falling (January 11, 1990)


A pilot refuses to be tested for the source of his blackouts; a teenager resists his girlfriend's decision to put their baby up for adoption.


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1x12 Falling Stars (January 04, 1990)


Metzger's confidence is shaken when he disastrously misdiagnoses a patient; Daniel tries to reconcile the estranged Fushidas; Sam befriends an elderly man.


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1x11 The Christmas Story (December 21, 1989)


A group of men dressed as elves are admitted with symptoms of plague; Dr. Fushida is adamant that he wants a natural son despite the diagnosis that a pregnancy would kill his wife.


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1x10 Hihia (December 14, 1989)


Sam is paralyzed with caison disease after lying his way into a deep sea diving job with his uncle, which touches off a bitter fight between the brothers; racism cripples Metzger's romance with a Japanese-American.


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1x09 Everyday People (November 14, 1989)


Veronica returns with a proposition, but Daniel's distracted by his patients: a dying talk-show host and a paraplegic fighting to keep his home.


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1x08 Role Models (November 07, 1989)


Fushida becomes a difficult patient when he develops a dangerous infection; Daniel battles to have a patient admitted for critical surgery despite insurance problems; a diabetic friend of Sam's risks his health.


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1x07 The State vs. John Kulani (October 31, 1989)


A doctor has Daniel's father arrested for performing a Hawaiian healing ceremony in the hospital; Caitlin worries about a furtive admirer.


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1x06 Life Sentence (October 24, 1989)


Daniel tries to protect his patient, a convicted rapist, from the media mob surrounding the hospital; Sam falls for a crafty hitchiker.


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1x05 Painkillers (October 10, 1989)


Daniel suspects the new head of cardiology is addicted to pills, and an orderly's illiteracy nearly kills a patient.


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1x04 Gifts (October 03, 1989)


A tourist protests the age of her physician when Caitlin gets her case, and Daniel's budding romance is nipped by illness and her past.


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1x03 Fathers and Sons (September 26, 1989)


Daniel's son falls for a patient facing a fatal prognosis; a resident falters before his prominent mother's determination that he follow her into cardiac medicine.


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1x02 Sometimes They're Zebras (September 24, 1989)


Metzger suspects an elderly patient's family of abuse; Daniel's son visits and decides to make it permanent.


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1x01 Heart and Soul (September 19, 1989)


Daniel witnesses a drunken accident that leaves a little girl severely injured.




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