Keyword: surgery

Southern England patients 'to be operated in France'

Patients in county Kent are to be offered fast-track surgery in Calais under a scheme officials said was prompted by EU competition rules.

World's first artificial heart implant performed in Paris

The Georges Pompidou Hospital said the male patient who received the heart, which will beat at least five years, was awake and responding well.

French president admits to past prostate surgery

After media revelations, Francois Hollande confirms he had operation a year before he was elected, but officials says his health is now fine.