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Bomb blast injuries

Duration: 02:29

Keith, a British Solider, was injured when the saracen vehicle in which he was travelling was landmined. Surgeon, Alan Crockard, explains the injuries which Keith has sustained. Harold Williamson reports from the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, where a team of surgeons have developed new techniques of neurosurgery from the violence of Ulster.

Available since: Wed 23 May 2012


Harold Williamson

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Man Alive Fighting for Life

From the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, where surgeons have developed neurosurgery.

First broadcast: 05 Dec 1978

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