Vital Scan [TV Series] (2003)

Genres - Science & Technology  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Illnesses & Disabilities, Medicine  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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According to the Discovery Channel publicity department, the network's weekly documentary series Vital Scan was devoted to true stories of "traumatic injury, rescue and recovery." Each hour-long episode featured three different stories of people who had managed to survive and recover from catastrophic injuries. NASCAR drivers, X-Game participants, snowboarders rendered paraplegic in falls, and police officers seriously wounded in the line of duty were all grist for the series' mill. Vital Scan debuted October 10, 2003.

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injury, recovery [health], rescue, survivor, trauma, wound [injury]