Alfie has a degenerative brain doctors
say further treatment is futile.
While brain surgery might not be the sexiest of subjects, if you haven't tuned into new fly-on-the-wall documentary Brain Doctors
yet (BBC Two Wales, Wednesday, 9pm) watch it on iPlayer, albeit not after a heavy tea.
(Wednesday, BBC2) follows the work of neurosurgeons and staff at John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.
WEDNESDAY Brain Doctors
(BBC2, 9pm) features the parents of a 30-month-old boy having to decide whether risk a brain tumour operation.
Emotions were running high on BBC Two too with Brain Doctors
: Emergency, featuring surgeons working at the very frontiers of their medical expertise and knowledge.
BBC2, 9pm Over the years, the Beeb has always seen to it that we're never in short supply of medical dramas.
However, there''s nothing fictional about Brain Doctors
(BBC One, 9pm), which follows neurosurgeons at Oxford''s John Radcliffe Hospital, as they carry out high-risk operations on our most important organ.
BBC2, 9pm The Beeb has seen to it that we're never in short supply of medical dramas.
Blood to the brain Doctors
showed that propping open a clogged neck artery might ease symptoms of depression in elderly people (170: 70).
THOUSANDS more specialist brain doctors
are urgently needed to bring Britain's health service up to European standards, experts warned yesterday.
hope they will combat slowness, tremors and rigidity.
Bradley is imprecise about the nature of his injuries, just saying everything "felt weird for a while." At Monica's insistence, he consulted with brain doctors
in New York and Long Beach, embarking on a program of therapeutic exercises to bring his brain back to proper function.
DIFFICULT DECISIONS BRAIN DOCTORS
BBC2, 9pm I'D love the doctors in this series to point out the part of the brain that makes us choose programmes like this for entertainment.
High risk, extremely skilled and breathtakingly complex, Brain Doctors
features surgeons working at the very frontiers of their medical expertise and knowledge.
(BBC2, 9pm) More medical real-life drama, this time at Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital.