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New operation for Children with cerebral palsy

June 22nd, 2012   58


Beau Britton the first child to be funded by a local NHS trust

An operation which could help children with cerebral palsy to walk unaided has been carried out for the first time in the UK at Frenchay Hospital in Bristol.

Beau Britton, seven, from Cornwall is the first child to be funded by a local NHS trust for the procedure which aims to permanently reduce spasticity....read more here;

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-13521000