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Controversial surgical video is banned

BMJ 1996; 313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.313.7059.705a (Published 21 September 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:705

The High Court in London granted a permanent injunction this week banning the public sale of a controversial video showing operations on NHS patients.

The health minister, Gerald Malone, pledged action to stop such products reaching the market in future. The Department of Health had earlier won a temporary injunction to prevent the sale of Everyday Operations, made by the independent production company IMC Video, …

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