- 3 DVDs (ca. 289 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Authors
- Winston, Robert M. L.
- Corporate Author
- Australian Broadcasting Corporation.British Broadcasting Corporation.
- "R-B01915-9."An ABC DVD.Cast: Narrated by Robert Winston.Catalogued from container.Contents: Disc 1: Trauma -- Spare parts. Disc 2: Self repair -- The enemy within. Disc 3: Killers into cures -- The baby builders.Credits: Series producer: David Hickman. A BBC/TLC co-production.In English. English SDH. Chinese (including Mandarin and Cantonese) subtitles available.Originally produced and broadcast by the BBC.Summary: "We live surrounded by technology, and yet still inhabit bodies that were designed for the Stone Age. Building on the success of the award-winning, landmark series The Human Body, this 6 part series shows what happens in the body when things go wrong and what can be done to put them right. This series is designed to show us the beauty and faults that lie within our bodies, and the extraordinary ways that the human body adapts and responds to trauma and the world around us. It shows how pioneers at the cutting edge of modern medicine are harnessing the body?s extraordinary ability to self-repair"--ABC.net.au.