ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 23, 2011
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(Studio: Richard Besser) The medical crisis with the shortage of vital drugs in the US examined; details given about the drugs in short supply that are now causing deaths, the reasons for the shortages and the solutions. [Cancer patient Allison CURRAN†- says she wants to live and can't grab the medicine.] [Assistant Secretary of health Dr. Howard KOH†- says the health care system is impacted.] [Cleveland Clinic Dr. Mandy LEONARD†- talks about managing the shortages 7 days a week.] The need for a government warning system noted.
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