Grey's Anatomy Case Study
The specific examples shown from the series, confirmed the doctors in the show showed extreme courage and bravery. Using the study from Dr. Quick’s report, the linkage between the viewing of Grey’s Anatomy and positive patient satisfaction was established. All of this information together makes a compelling case that the heavy viewing of the medical drama series, Grey’s Anatomy, makes viewers more likely to be satisfied with his or her real world physicians.
"Bring the Pain." Dir. Mark Tinker. By Shonda Rhimes. Episode #5. Grey's Anatomy. By Shonda Rhimes. ABC. 23 Oct. 2005. Television.
"Deterioration of the Fight or Flight Response." By Joan Rater and Tony Phelan. Dir. Rob Corn. Prod. Shonda Rhimes. Episode #26. Grey's Anatomy. Prod. Shonda Rhimes. ABC. 5 May 2006. Television.
Quick, Brian L. "The effects of viewing Grey's Anatomy on perceptions of doctors and patient satisfaction. (Report)." Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media 53.1 (2009): 18-38. Print.
"U.S. television ratings for Grey's Anatomy." Table. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 9 Mar. 2014. Web. 10 Mar. 2014.