Twenty Years Of Medical Progress

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19680828]A series of three programmes In which specialists talk to PAUL Vaughan about advances in their field which have dramatically changed medical treatment in the years since the establishment of the National Health Service.

1: From ' holes in the heart ' to valve replacements

A surgeon talks about heart operations

Broadcast in the BBC World Service

Thursday: Drugs

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680828] Unknown: Paul Vaughan
Genome: [r4 Bd=19680829]A series of three programmes in which specialists talk to PAUL VAUGHAN about advances in their field which have dramatically changed medical treatment in the years since the establishment of the National Health Service.

2: Life-saving Drugs

DR. DESMOND LAURENCE, Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at University College Hospital, London, talks about the impact of drug therapy.

Friday: Spare-part Surgery

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680829]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19680830]A series of three programmes in which specialists talk to PAUL VAUGHAN about advances in their field which have dramatically changed medical treatment in the years since the establishment of the National Health Service.

3: From skin grafts to heart transplants

A surgeon specialising in organ transplants talks about spare-part surgery

Broadcast in the BBC World Service

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680830]