CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 20, 1970
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(Studio) Public Health Service criticized for action during tuberculosis outbreak last February
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) [FEB. 16, 1970 FILM SHOWN.] 10,000 Congress workers and reporters tested for T. B. Isoniazid tablets used to treat victims; reporters Timothy Bleck and Robert Stuckey died of side-effects. (Health Service's Dr. Phyllis EDWARDS - says didn't use isoniazid if too dangerous for patients.] [Reporter Carolyn LEWIS - says didn't receive adequate warning.] Isoniazid still considered best treatment.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher
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