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Extreme Measures
Season 2, Episode 5
Air date October 20, 2016
Written by Shelley Meals
Darin Goldberg
Directed by Daisy von Scherler Mayer
Runtime 42 mins
Episode Guide
"Brother's Keeper"
"Alternative Medicine"

Extreme Measures is the fifth episode of Season Two of Chicago Med.


A car accident that occurs at the Chicago Marathon leaves a victim in critical condition and tests the mettle of Dr. Halstead, April and her fourth-year medical resident brother Noah, who must perform a difficult procedure in the field.

A mother brings in her 8-year-old girl experiencing a sudden hearing loss, and Dr. Manning is left to tend to the case, which takes a complicated turn.

Dr. Choi deals with Olga, a woman who is malnourished, prompting him to bring in Dr. Charles to help assess the case. Meanwhile, Goodwin takes measures to get her personal life in order.


Main Cast

Crossover Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast

  • Betty Buckley as Olga Barlow
  • Anita Gillette as Ruth
  • Branscombe Richmond as Keoni
  • Lawrence Grimm as Lawrence
  • Madison Clarke as Phoebe
  • Tai'isha Davis as Michelle Kastpen
  • Steve Casillas as Ignacio
  • Kayla Carter as Lana
  • Tony Lawry as Driver
  • Kara Davidson as Woman
  • Steve Lords as Puking Man