Dublin clinical director: NHS refuses to pay for hair reconstruction
23 January 2014 Last updated at 18:39 GMT
A private Dublin clinic says it has turned down burns victims from Northern Ireland who need hair reconstruction because the NHS refuses to pay for it.
A benefactor has paid for the treatment of east Belfast man David Haddock, who was disfigured in a house fire in 1981.
BBC Northern Ireland health correspondent Marie-Louise Connolly.