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Brain Doctors, Series 1, Episode 3, Against the Odds
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directed by Melisa Akdogan, fl. 2001-2014 and Sasha Djurkovic, fl. 2009-2013, in Brain Doctors, Series 1, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 59 mins
A mother receives the devastating news that her daughter has a malignant brain cancer.
directed by Melisa Akdogan, fl. 2001-2014 and Sasha Djurkovic, fl. 2009-2013, in Brain Doctors, Series 1, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 59 mins
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Dr. Alice Roberts: Don't Die Young, Series 1, Episode 6, Eyes
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directed by Kate Hollingsworth, fl. 2007; produced by Kate Hollingsworth, fl. 2007, in Dr. Alice Roberts: Don't Die Young, Series 1, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007), 30 mins
Alice investigates just how good carrots really are for our eyes and whether the vast range of sunglasses on the high street give us enough protection from sun damage. Alice checks out the pros and cons of modern, laser eye surgery and gets a first-hand account of living with vision impairment.
directed by Kate Hollingsworth, fl. 2007; produced by Kate Hollingsworth, fl. 2007, in Dr. Alice Roberts: Don't Die Young, Series 1, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007), 30 mins
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Inside Story, The Body Shop
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produced by Catharine Seddon, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 55 mins
Goes behind the scenes at one Britain's largest centres for aesthetic plastic surgery to explore why so many people want to change parts of their bodies. Follows the cases of three patients and also meets the people who perform the operations.
produced by Catharine Seddon, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 55 mins
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Inside Story, Heart Team
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directed by Rachel Coughlan, fl. 2003-2012; produced by Rachel Coughlan, fl. 2003-2012, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 55 mins
This episode of the BBC series Inside Story, directed and produced by Rachel Coughlan, discusses heart transplants, specifically at Papworth Hospital where the first heart transplant in Great Britain was performed there in 1979, and how medical technology has advanced since then.
directed by Rachel Coughlan, fl. 2003-2012; produced by Rachel Coughlan, fl. 2003-2012, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 55 mins
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Jess: My New Face
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directed by Victoria Greenly, fl. 1997; produced by Victoria Greenly, fl. 1997, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 57 mins
Documentary about 17-year-old Jess Lee, who was born with a facial disfigurement, a symptom of a condition called Apert Syndrome. Unhappy with her features she had major surgery, which completely transformed the way she looks, yet she still wants more surgery. Jess goes on a journey to find out why she feels so co...
directed by Victoria Greenly, fl. 1997; produced by Victoria Greenly, fl. 1997, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 57 mins
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Modern Times, Harley Street
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produced by Malcolm Hirst and Charles Stewart, 1937-, Partners in Production (PIP), in Modern Times (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 48 mins
London's prestigious Harley Street is where the richest people in the world come to be treated by the best doctors. Those who practise here have made their reputations in the National Health Service, but offer a quite different service to those who have the means to pay.
produced by Malcolm Hirst and Charles Stewart, 1937-, Partners in Production (PIP), in Modern Times (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 48 mins
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One Life, Series 1, Episode 3, One Life: A New Life For Delise
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directed by Jenny Crowther, fl. 1999; produced by Jenny Crowther, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in One Life, Series 1, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 40 mins
Romina's sister died of a rare cancer at the age of six. Now Romina's daughter, named Delise after her dead aunt, has the same cancer. Romina is donating one of her own kidneys to Delise in the hope that her daughter will be able to live the life her aunt was denied.
directed by Jenny Crowther, fl. 1999; produced by Jenny Crowther, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in One Life, Series 1, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 40 mins
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Seven New Faces in Seven Days
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directed by Suzanne Lynch, fl. 1997-2012; produced by Suzanne Lynch, fl. 1997-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 45 mins
This documentary by Susanne Lynch is about two surgeons who went to Vietnam to perform as many facial reconstruction surgeries for people with birth defects as they could in seven days.
directed by Suzanne Lynch, fl. 1997-2012; produced by Suzanne Lynch, fl. 1997-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 45 mins
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