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Medicine: Bladder Cancer #1003845

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 29, 2011
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Statistics on bladder cancer cases and deaths cited.

(Studio: Jon LaPook) Research finding that almost no one gets the recommended treatment for bladder cancer examined; details given about the failure of doctors to perform follow-up tests. [Patient Adam SCHAFFER††- comments on his case.] [UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Dr. Karim CHAMIE††- says these are potentially curable patients.] [Memorial Sloan Kettering Dr. Bernard BOCHNER††- says we need to do a better job.] Whose responsibility it is to keep up with the guidelines discussed.

Schieffer, Bob;
LaPook, Jon

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