ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 29, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Washington: Jack Smith) National Academy of Sciences report on annual deaths due to avoidable medical mistakes examined; study suggestions outlined. [Harvard School of Public health Dr. Lucian LEAPE - says deaths by medical error is a leading cause of death in the US.] [Victim's widower Gary MASIELLO - cites this "silent epidemic."]
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