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This week : A world first in France : Double hand and face transplant

Text by Eve IRVINE

Latest update : 2009-04-17

This week in 'Health' a team of some 30 doctors spent over 26 hours working on a face and double hand transplant. Health looks at the physical and psychological side of the operation.

Date created : 2009-04-17

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