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Life in Emergency Ward 10 (1959)

A new registrar, with a revolutionary heart lung machine he has bought from America, joins a small county hospital, and has to win over his colleagues, including the senior house surgeon, ... See full summary »

Director:

Robert Day

Writers:

Tessa Diamond (story), Hazel Adair (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Christopher Witty Christopher Witty ... David Phillips
Rupert Davies ... R.S.O. Hunter
Dorothy Alison ... Sister Jane Fraser
Joan Sims ... Mrs. Pryor
Douglas Ives Douglas Ives ... Potter
Charles 'Bud' Tingwell ... Alan Dawson (as Charles TIngwell)
Glyn Owen Glyn Owen ... Paddy O'Meara
Frederick Bartman Frederick Bartman ... Simon Forrester
Wilfrid Hyde-White ... Prof. Bourne Evans (as Wilfrid Hyde White)
Tony Quinn Tony Quinn ... Cooney
Dorothy Gordon ... Mrs. Phillips
Michael Craig ... Stephen Russell
Jean Aubrey Jean Aubrey ... Judy Wayne
Peter Greenspan Peter Greenspan ... 1st. Railway Porter
Carl Conway Carl Conway ... 2nd. Railway Porter
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Storyline

A new registrar, with a revolutionary heart lung machine he has bought from America, joins a small county hospital, and has to win over his colleagues, including the senior house surgeon, and the doctor who had anticipated getting the registrar's appointment. In a series of operations, an older patient, dies on the table, and a young boy has to undergo a urgent hole in the heart operation. Written by mike.wilson6@btinternet.com

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A Heart-warming Picture Prescribed for the Whole Family!

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Drama

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 April 1959 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Emergency - Ward 10 See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Artistes Alliance Ltd. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Rosemary Miller receives an "introducing" credit. See more »

Goofs

While it's part of the story line having the young boy, David on an adult ward in he should actually be on a children's war. See more »

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Followed by General Hospital (1972) See more »

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