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Summary:Shows how the human body is able to deal with various local problems, such as wounds, bacterial invasions, fractures, and obstructions to various passages. Depicts the sequence of events when skin or bone is damaged, and shows the defensive reactions of blood clotting and fever.
Contributor:Weitz, Martin
Sabbagh, Karl
Provider:Goldcrest Films and Television
Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Topical subjects:Wound healing
Self-care, Health
Human body -- Health aspects
Genre:Educational television programs
Documentary television programs
Credits:Cameramen, Pierre Rigal, Nigel Kirten, Les Dear ; director of specialist photography, David Barlow ; film editor, John Hackney ; narrators, Derek Cooper, Miriam Margolyes ; music, Richard Harvey ; consultant, Christiaan Barnard.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
Science, Technology, and Math
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