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AIDS #109269

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 20, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Ctrs. for Disease Control's warning to health care workers concerning AIDS reported

(DC: George Strait) Contraction of AIDS by 3 health care workers not taking necessary precautions on the job and implications for health care professionals in general examined; details given, scenes shown. [Dr. Anthony FAUCI - cites carelessness of trio's job performance.] Details of each incident outlined on screen. [Dr. James HUGHES - notes unusualness of incidents.] Rules for health care workers dealing with AIDS-infected blood listed. [FAUCI - denies cases indicates ease in transmitting AIDS.]

Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George

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