But that doesnt mean the E.R. star hasnt picked up a few medical tips.
Wyle says hes learned a lot of medical jargon in 11 seasons and figures there are some procedures that, as he puts it, I wouldnt be able to do them, but I could talk someone through it.
In fact, Wyle says he was so dedicated to getting his character right that he used to go to grocery stores and buy chickens so he could practice sewing them up.
Still, all his TV medical background is only good up to a point. In his words, My kids sick right now and Im as much of a worrywart as any dad.
Wyles last episode of E.R. airs Thursday (May 19).
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