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Background Briefing is investigative journalism at its finest, exploring the issues of the day and examining society in a lively on-the-road documentary style.


When a surgeon is not a surgeon

April 11th, 2015

Episode 76 of 161 episodes

Surgical work done every day in cosmetic and skin cancer clinics does not require specialist training and the victims of poor surgery are left with little recourse. William Verity reports on a growing medical industry that is not governed by the medical regulator.

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