Diagnosis: Murder was a television drama series which aired on CBS from October 29, 1993 until May 11, 2001. The series was a sequel of Jake and the Fatman. It follows the life of Dr. Mark Sloan, the chief of the internal medicine at Community General Hospital. He is also a consultant for the police department. Steve Sloan was his son who is a detective for the department. Together with his son and other doctors that assist them they help to solve various murder cases.