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Cries of Alarm

Synopsis
Follows the progress of three children all suffering from a deadly strain of meningitis, showing Dr Parvis Habibi, who runs a specialist intensive care unit for meningitis patients at St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London. It emphasises the vital need for immediate action and the standards of care needed but not always administered once meningitis is diagonosed.
Series
Cutting Edge, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 52 min.
Year of production
1993
Availability
Sale; 1996 sale: £16.95
Notes
Broadcast on C4 on 18 Oct 93.
Subjects
Health Education; Medical sciences
Keywords
child health; meningitis

Credits

Director
Jeremy Llewellyn-Jones
Producer
Jeremy Llewellyn-Jones

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 PAL
Price
£16.95
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
50 minutes
Year
2014

Production Company

Name

Touch Productions

Distributor

Name

HopeLine Videos

Phone
020 8788 2718
Fax
020 8785 6345
Address
PO Box 515
London
SW15 6LQ
Notes
Contact: Richard Nathanson

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