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ABC Evening News for Monday, May 06, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Release of President George Bush, who had been hospitalized for an irregular heartbeat, reported.

(White House: Brit Hume) Bush's health featured; scenes shown of Bush meeting with former Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze. [BUSH - answers reporters' questions.] Bush shown leaving hospital and returning to White House. [BUSH - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from White House physician Dr. Burton Lee about Bush's condition reported.

(Washington: George Strait) Bush's medical treatment reviewed; animation shown of atrial fibrillation. [Bethesda Naval Hospital Dr. Bruce LLOYD - comments.] [Indianapolis, IN, Mayor William HUDNUT - talks about having the same heart problem.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Boston: Tim Johnson) Further treatment and examination of Bush for heart disease discussed.

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Johnson, Tim;
Strait, George

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