The Cutting Edge

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19920401]

Four programmes in which Dr David Cook discusses a medical dilemma with the people to whom it matters most - the doctor and the patient. 1: A lady who's been paralysed for 7 years, is unable to talk and is fed through the nose. Her daughter and her doctor disagree about her quality of life. Is she being condemned to live? Producer Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920401]

Unknown: Dr David Cook

Producer: Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920408]

The second of four programmes in which Dr David Cook discusses a particular medical dilemma with the people to whom it matters most - the doctor and the patient. 2: A GP's action at the birth of a premature baby sets off a chain of ethical dilemmas that brings the GP into conflict with the hospital doctors and causes the mother unnecessary trauma. Producer Alison Bogle. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920408]

Unknown: Dr David Cook

Producer: Alison Bogle.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920415]

The third of four programmes in which

Dr David Cook discusses a medical dilemma with the doctor and the patient. 15 years ago Stephen donated one of his kidneys to his sister. Her body rejected the organ and now his one good kidney is failing. What are the risks of live donations, and how do Stephen, his sister and the surgeon feel now? Producer Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920415]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920422]

The last programme in which Dr David Cook discusses a particular medical dilemma.

4: A woman in her 40s is caught between her desperate desire for children and her moral scruples which inhibit the effectiveness of the infertility treatment. What do medics make of her dilemma?

Producer Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920422]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920523]

The first of four programmes in which Dr David Cook discusses a particular medical ethical dilemma with the people to whom it matters most - the doctor and the patient. 1: A lady who's been paralysed for seven years, is unable to talk and is fed through the nose. Her daughter and her doctor disagree about her quality of life. Is she being condemned to live?

Producer Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920523]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920530]

In a series of fourprogrammes Dr David Cook discusses a particular medical dilemma with the people to whom it matters most - the doctor and the patient. 2: A GP's action at the birth of a premature baby sets off a chain of ethical dilemmas that brings the GP into conflict with the hospital doctors.

Producer Alison Bogle. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920530]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920606]

The third of four programmes in which Dr David Cook discusses a particular medical dilemma with the doctor and the patient.

Fifteen years ago Stephen donated one of his kidneys to his sister. Her body rejected the organ and now his one good kidney is failing. What are the risks of live donations, and how do Stephen, his sister and the surgeon feel now? Producer Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920606]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920613]

The last of four discussion programmes with Dr David Cook.

A woman in her 40s is caught between her desire for children and her moral scruples.

Producer Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920613]

Unknown: Dr David Cook.

Producer: Alison Bogle

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930204]

Dr David Cook starts a new series looking at the ethical and practical dilemmas faced by doctors.

1: The Desire for Motherhood

An HIV-positive woman wants to have a baby. Producer Julia Wills

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930204]

Unknown: Dr David Cook

Producer: Julia Wills

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930211]

Dr David Cook looks at the ethical and practical dilemmas faced by doctors. 2: To Live or Die?

A baby is born with severe brain damage. Producer Julia Wills

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930211]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930218]

Dr David Cook looks at the dilemmas faced by doctors. 3: The Cost of Surgery

Should expensive pancreatic surgery be offered to a man over 65 years old? Producer Juli Wills. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930218]

Unknown: Dr David Cook

Producer: Juli Wills.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930225]

The last of four programmes in which Dr David Cook looks at the ethical and practical dilemmas faced by doctors.

Changing Faces

The parents of a Down's Syndrome child seek reconstructive surgery. Producer Juli Wills

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930225]

Unknown: Dr David Cook

Producer: Juli Wills

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970428]

Tom Georgeson stars as jazz-loving DI Charlie Resnick in John Harvey 's three-part dramatisation of his own novel. 1: A young house doctor is attacked on a deserted hospital walkway. with Denys Hawthorne , Jane Whittenshaw , Nicholas Boulton , John Simm ,

Adrian Scarborough. Don McCorkindale ,

Peter Kenny , Gillian Bevan , Alice Arnold , Patience Tomlinson and Colleen Prendergast Director David Hunter Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970428]

Unknown: Tom Georgeson

Unknown: Di Charlie Resnick

Unknown: John Harvey

Unknown: Denys Hawthorne

Unknown: Jane Whittenshaw

Unknown: Nicholas Boulton

Unknown: John Simm

Unknown: Adrian Scarborough.

Unknown: Don McCorkindale

Unknown: Peter Kenny

Unknown: Gillian Bevan

Unknown: Alice Arnold

Unknown: Colleen Prendergast

Director: David Hunter

Millington: Sean Baker

Lynn: Kate Eaton

Dipak: Paul Bazeley

Kevin: Ben Porter