Carl and Jasmine argue about her work, and he hits her, though apologises immediately; she tells him to leave.
Christine, a young woman recently returned from honeymoon, is rushed in, having contracted a virus that has caused her heart to enlarge.
Adrian Walker is still in the ward, worried about the flood at his business premises until his wife, Jackie, and colleague, Mark Simpson, reveal they have been having an affair.
Nick Jordan has an altercation with an ex-boyfriend of Ellie Sharpe's, and clashes with Karen Newburn over their troubled past, when he is slow in responding to a paging for an emergency with patient Tom Woodley.
Nicola Fallon, the girl in a coma, reaches crisis point, and her parents face an agonising decision.
Simon Harwood the heart recipient is back in, with a worsening condition, and Nick fears he is rejecting the new heart and puts him on immuno-suppressive drugs, but Anton Meyer diagnoses it as an infection and changes the medication to antibiotics.
Joanna Kirkland [ Nicola Fallon ], Simon Molloy [ Mr. Fallon ], Kevin Doyle [ Simon Harwood ], Isobel Middleton [ Anne Harwood ], Malcolm Rogers [ Dennis Johnson ], Billy Carter [ Shane Johnson ], Daniel Roberts [ Colin ] Kirstie Collins catches Nick Jordan in a compromising situation with Ellie Sharpe in a linen cupboard.
Her treatment causes conflict between Anton Meyer and Muriel Mc Kendrick, as Anton suspects Muriel is trying to justify the split in beds between cardiac and other cases.
David Cousins has come in for a long-overdue heart bypass, but Victoria Merrick spots that something is wrong and arranges at short notice for Mr.
Roberts ], Joanna Kirkland [ Nicola Fallon ], Simon Molloy [ Mr. Fallon ], Robert Hamilton [ Jim Livingstone ], Anny Tobin [ Cath Livingstone ], Keeley Forsyth [ Rachel Livingstone ], Marshall Lancaster [ Ryan Livingstone ], Judi Lamb [ Debbie Prewitt ], Stuart Organ [ Tom Prewitt ], Eamon Boland [ Alan Metcalfe ], Victoria Gould [ Lizzie Coombes ], Garry Cooper [ Dave Coombes ], Siobhan Burke [ Mel ] There's gossip about Nick Jordan & Karen Newburn, following Tina Seabrook telling Ray Sykes and Jasmine Hopkins that Nick is married to Karen.
Kirstie Collins, who is helping Muriel Mc Kendrick with the trial of a new drug, finds a severe adverse reaction in one patient, Alan Metcalfe, and wants to alert the drugs company, but Muriel warns her against doing so.