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20th Jun '16 10:56:43 PM gewunomox
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* The song "Kickstart My Heart" by MotleyCrue was supposedly inspired by Nikki Sixx being revived by an adrenaline shot to the heart after almost dying of a heroin overdose.

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* The song "Kickstart My Heart" by MotleyCrue Music/MotleyCrue was supposedly inspired by Nikki Sixx being revived by an adrenaline shot to the heart after almost dying of a heroin overdose.
24th Mar '16 10:09:35 AM IamGrif28
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* {{Conversed}} on a web page ''Two Evil Monks''. In their snarky yet affectionate {{MST}}-like commentary, they inform readers that records confirm that administering Adrenaline-in-the-Heart is becoming televised treatment of choice. It's a part of their picture spam recap of the ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' episode "Out of Gas" and the episode "The Enemy Walks In" from ''Series/{{Alias}}''. [[http://www.twoevilmonks.org/firefly/season1/ff107p03.htm See two screen grabs and the commentary at top of the page.]]
* ''Website/SFDebris'': {{Conversed}} by SF Debris while reviewing and {{MST}}ing ''Series/{{Firefly}}'''s "Out of Gas". Chuck says that you really shouldn't take medical advice from Creator/QuentinTarantino's movies, referencing the famous scene from ''Pulp Fiction''.


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* {{Conversed}} on a web page ''Two Evil Monks''. In their snarky yet affectionate {{MST}}-like commentary, they inform readers that records confirm that administering Adrenaline-in-the-Heart is becoming televised treatment of choice. It's a part of their picture spam recap of the ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' episode "Out of Gas" and the episode "The Enemy Walks In" from ''Series/{{Alias}}''. [[http://www.twoevilmonks.org/firefly/season1/ff107p03.htm See two screen grabs and the commentary at top of the page.]]
* ''Website/SFDebris'': {{Conversed}} by SF Debris while reviewing and {{MST}}ing ''Series/{{Firefly}}'''s "Out of Gas". Chuck says that you really shouldn't take medical advice from Creator/QuentinTarantino's movies, referencing the famous scene from ''Pulp Fiction''.
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19th Mar '16 2:17:04 PM nombretomado
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* On ''TheBigBangTheory'', Sheldon tries to prank Howard with an ElectricJoyBuzzer, but Howard appears to collapse from a heart attack and is instructed to stab a syringe of adrenaline straight through his heart. It all turns out to be a counter-prank.

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* On ''TheBigBangTheory'', ''Series/TheBigBangTheory'', Sheldon tries to prank Howard with an ElectricJoyBuzzer, but Howard appears to collapse from a heart attack and is instructed to stab a syringe of adrenaline straight through his heart. It all turns out to be a counter-prank.



* Happens on ''DowntonAbbey'' - though it's 1912 and this is a new and relatively unusual treatment, and thus [[CoolOldLady Isobel]] has to go behind the stuffy, snobbish Dowager Countess's back to get the doctor to try it on a patient who would otherwise die.

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* Happens on ''DowntonAbbey'' ''Series/DowntonAbbey'' - though it's 1912 and this is a new and relatively unusual treatment, and thus [[CoolOldLady Isobel]] has to go behind the stuffy, snobbish Dowager Countess's back to get the doctor to try it on a patient who would otherwise die.



* In the case of Series/ChicagoFire where a patient is suffering from cardiac tamponade (blood/fluid collecting in the pericardium), Paramedic Dawson performs pericardiocentesis in the field, draining the fluid from the sac encasing the heart and saving the patient, but accidentally puncturing the heart muscle in the process. While this intervention and even the outcome is pretty realistic, no medic liking their job would attempt such a thing.

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* In the case of Series/ChicagoFire ''Series/ChicagoFire'' where a patient is suffering from cardiac tamponade (blood/fluid collecting in the pericardium), Paramedic Dawson performs pericardiocentesis in the field, draining the fluid from the sac encasing the heart and saving the patient, but accidentally puncturing the heart muscle in the process. While this intervention and even the outcome is pretty realistic, no medic liking their job would attempt such a thing.
19th Mar '16 2:04:53 AM Hossmeister
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24th Feb '16 2:07:46 PM laughingmanxx19
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'' episode "Rixty Minutes", we see an alternate universe Jerry who never married Beth and became a super-famous actor (if the movies we see in this universe are any indication, TomHanks levels of famous actor). At one point, we see this Jerry on copious amounts of several substances, including a hypodermic needle sticking out of his chest (indicating this treatment was done to him off-screen).
30th Jan '16 5:21:47 PM FGHIK
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A subtrope of ArtisticLicenseMedicine. Compare HealingShiv. See also InstantDramaJustAddTracheotomy and MagicalDefibrillator for similar use of emergency medical procedures for drama.

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A subtrope of ArtisticLicenseMedicine. Compare HealingShiv. See also InstantDramaJustAddTracheotomy and MagicalDefibrillator for similar use of emergency medical procedures for drama. \n [[IThoughtItMeant Not to be confused with]] shooting someone in the heart with a weapon.
28th Jan '16 10:44:18 AM Morgenthaler
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* Parodied in ''TimeGentlemenPlease'', with a scythe instead of a syringe, and a strong spanish beer for adrenaline.

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* Parodied in ''TimeGentlemenPlease'', ''Series/TimeGentlemenPlease'', with a scythe instead of a syringe, and a strong spanish beer for adrenaline.
24th Jan '16 5:15:24 AM mephistos
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* In the case of Series/ChicagoFire, where a patient is suffering from cardiac tamponade (blood/fluid collecting in the pericardium). Paramedic Dawson performs pericardiocentesis in the field, draining the fluid constricting the heart and saving the patient. While this intervention and even the outcome is pretty realistic, no medic liking their job would attempt such a thing.

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* In the case of Series/ChicagoFire, Series/ChicagoFire where a patient is suffering from cardiac tamponade (blood/fluid collecting in the pericardium). pericardium), Paramedic Dawson performs pericardiocentesis in the field, draining the fluid constricting from the sac encasing the heart and saving the patient.patient, but accidentally puncturing the heart muscle in the process. While this intervention and even the outcome is pretty realistic, no medic liking their job would attempt such a thing.
24th Jan '16 5:11:58 AM mephistos
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* In the case of Series/ChicagoFire, where a patient is suffering from cardiac tamponade (blood/fluid collecting in the pericardium). Paramedic Dawson performs pericardiocentesis in the field, draining the fluid constricting the heart and saving the patient. While this intervention and even the outcome is pretty realistic, no medic liking their job would attempt such a thing.
13th Jan '16 4:56:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''GetHimToTheGreek'', Russell Brand injects Jonah Hill's heart with an adrenaline shot. Well, Brand's character ''tries'' to do a heart injection, anyway. Being high at the time, he winds up putting the injection somewhere in Jonah Hill's shoulder.

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* In ''GetHimToTheGreek'', ''Film/GetHimToTheGreek'', Russell Brand injects Jonah Hill's heart with an adrenaline shot. Well, Brand's character ''tries'' to do a heart injection, anyway. Being high at the time, he winds up putting the injection somewhere in Jonah Hill's shoulder.
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