ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 03, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: George Strait) Problems with accuracy of lab tests featured; details given, scenes shown. [Glen COLEMAN - describes errant lab test reading that led to wife's death.] Lab test procedures detailed. [HHS general inspector Richard KUSSEROW - describes use of untrained personnel to do lab tests.] [Representative Ron WYDEN - says medical lab tests are not to standards.] Need for quality standards for lab testing procedures noted.
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