…or even Brain Surgery.

Just over a year ago, I attended an absolutely amazing event at the Wellcome Trust in central London where they showed open heart heart surgery being carried out live at a hospital theatre (broadcast by satellite link).

They are doing it again – which has caused me to have a bit of an “OMG moment” and a scramble to book tickets.

Even more amazing, they have FOUR different surgeries to choose from – I’m going for the brain surgery this time, having seen the heart valve before.

I really, really do recommend this event – even if you are squeamish (as I am), it is just too amazing to watch happen live in front of you and you just don’t have time to think about being ill, so captivating is this event.

Book tickets:

http://www.wellcomecollection.org/exhibitionsandevents/events/Surgery-Live/index.htm

My previous visit:

/blog/2007/11/02/watching-open-heart-surgery-live/

(tickets are free, if that is a factor)

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