In tonight's episode of NY Med (9 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4), a surgical resident is stunned when a nervous patient--whose aorta could rupture at any moment--decides to flee the hospital before a life-saving operation can be performed.
If this was a scripted show, that would be too weird to believe.
But this is a documentary series, so we have to believe it. Even though it's too weird to believe.
Elsewhere on TV ...
The Quest (7 p.m., Ch. 4): The contestants display their field skills.
Project Runway (7 p.m., Lifetime): Contestants have to create futuristic looks.
Big Brother (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Another houseguest is evicted.