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American Agenda (Medicine: Tuberculosis) #160009

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 23, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Beth Nissen) Tuberculosis in America featured; scenes shown of the victims of a disease that could spread through the population as it has among firefighters in Phoenix, Arizona. [Tuberculosis PATIENT - comment.] [Phoenix firefighters union Captain Mike BIELECKI, firefighter/EMT Ernie LIZARRAGA, county public health director Dr. Steve ENGLENDER - talk about Tuberculosis among firemen.] [National Tuberculosis Center Dr. Les REICHMAN, Phoenix fire department Captain Pat BIELECKI - comment on the spread of Tuberculosis in the workplace.] Precautions being taken in Phoenix recounted.

Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth

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