ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 17, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Reagan reported scheduled for prostate surgery.
(DC: Sheilah Kast) Reagan's history of prostate trouble reviewed; details given, scenes shown. Press spokesperson Larry Speakes' statement outlined. Surgical procedure scheduled explained, illustrated. Nancy Reagan said selecting physicians. [Dr. J. Randolf BEAHRS - notes he and team have been involved with case since August]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Boston, Massachusetts: Dr. Tim Johnson) Med. and political aspect of President's surgery and related factors discussed.
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