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Title Great Ormond Street : a chance at life
Published Melbourne, Victoria : Informit EduTV, 2013
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Description 1 streaming video (59 minutes) : colour, sound
Summary Provides an intimate portrait of two surgeons in Great Ormond Street's General Surgery unit. Navigating between ground-breaking success and devastating failure, they must balance the risk of surgery against the chance of success. Treating children with extraordinarily complex conditions, including some who are old enough to be involved in the decision-making, this film follows the surgeons, patients and their families as they embark on a journey of preparation towards their operation and into the unknown
Notes Close captions available
Performer Narrator: Steven Mackintosh
Notes Rated: PG
Originally produced : A Films of Record production, A Ten Alps Company for BBC, ©Films of Record MMXII
Subject Hospital for Sick Children (London, England)
Children -- Surgery.
Surgery, Operative.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Mackintosh, Steven, narrator
Informit EduTV, distributor
Other Titles A chance at life