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Exhibit 15.1

Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


The Board of Directors

Smith & Nephew plc:


We consent to the incorporation by reference in the registration statements (No. 333-122801, No. 333-13694, No. 333-155173, No. 333-155172, No. 333-158239, No. 333-168544, No. 333-199117) on Form S-8 of Smith & Nephew plc of our report dated 21 February 2019, with respect to the Group balance sheets of Smith & Nephew plc and subsidiaries as of 31 December 2018 and 2017 and the related Group income statements, Group statements of comprehensive income, Group cash flow statements and Group statements of changes in equity, for each of the years in the three-year period ended 31 December 2018, and the related notes, and the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting as of 31 December 2018, which report appears in the 31 December 2018 annual report on Form 20-F of Smith & Nephew plc.







London, United Kingdom


4 March 2019